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Posts by Jeff Griffiths

Announcing Add-on SDK 1.14!

I’m terribly pleased to announce the release of Add-on SDK 1.14! You can download the SDK directly in either zip or tarball format. As I’ve written previously, SDK 1.14 will be the last release of the SDK to include the SDK APIs. Once Firefox 21 ships the version of Firefox you are using will always… Continue reading

Categories: builder, general, jetpack, releases, sdk

Jetpack: The Road Ahead ( Part 2 )

In my last post I talked about the process currently underway to shift SDK development to match the Firefox release schedule. This work has taken up a ton of time over the last year or so, but most of the benefits to add-on developers are around unexciting things like compatibility and maintenance. Developers want new… Continue reading

Categories: builder, developers, jetpack, sdk

Jetpack: The Road Ahead

Until now the SDK has been released every 6 weeks, 3 weeks offset from Firefox releases. We are breaking this established release schedule and switching to release the SDK’s APIs in Firefox itself, starting with Firefox 21. The process will be somewhat disruptive, in fact I’ve taken to calling it our awkward phase. I’d like… Continue reading

Categories: jetpack, sdk