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Add-on Compatibility for Firefox 20

Firefox 20 will be released on April 2nd. Here’s the list of changes that went into this version that can affect add-on compatibility. There is more information available in Firefox 20 for Developers, so you should read that too. General When doing lazy tab restoration, set the <browser>s in question to display:none. This helps reduce… Continue reading

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Add-on Compatibility Updates, Firefox 20 and above

This post is just a mixed bag of add-on compatibility issues that developers should be aware of, most of which will be included in future compatibility updates in this blog, but are worth giving a heads up in advance. Asynchronous Places [21] A large number of Places APIs will be removed in Firefox 21, as… Continue reading

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Add-on Compatibility for Firefox 19

Firefox 19 will be released on February 19th. Here’s the list of changes that went into this version that can affect add-on compatibility. There is more information available in Firefox 19 for Developers, so you should read that too. General Remove XML Events. This is an obscure feature related to XForms, which was dropped long… Continue reading

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Add-on Compatibility for Firefox 18

Firefox 18 will be released on the second week of January. Here’s the list of changes that went into Firefox 18 that can affect add-on compatibility. There is more information available in Firefox 18 for Developers, so you should read that too. General app:// protocol and XHR. If you load local resources using XHR and… Continue reading

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