Tag Archives: Development

Things I’ve learned from the survey thus far

I have a survey link in the Flagfox icon menu for the current version to get some stats and info about Flagfox actions usage, sync, and some of the services involved here. All submissions are anonymous and I will not be posting raw data, but here are a few interesting things I have learned from …

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Issues with Flagfox 5.0 under certain themes

Apparently the default Mac OS X Firefox theme is squishing the icons a little bit. The different OSes have varying theme characteristics in the current version of Firefox. This is a pain in the ass for development, especially because I don’t own a Mac. I had about 200 beta testers for a month or so, …

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Flagfox 5.0 update is live

The Flagfox 5.0.0 update has passed Mozilla Add-ons editor review and is now live for updating from previous verisons. All current Flagfox users, including 5.0 beta testers, will now receive an automatic update to the new version at some point. Note that whilst Flagfox 5.0 does not require a Firefox restart to install or update, …

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Flagfox 5.0b5 released

Flagfox 5 beta 5 is now available for testing. If you have a previous beta installed you should get an automatic update at some point to 5.0b5. (this update does not yet affect stable Flagfox 4.2.x users) Firefox addon updates can also be checked for manually via Tools / Firefox button -> Add-ons -> click …

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Supporting Flagfox Development

People have asked me if I would consider writing a version of Flagfox for Mobile Firefox. My general response to this is that I have nothing against doing so, however I simply don’t have any mobile hardware to run it on. TL;DR: Flagfox is free. I’ve been doing this for about 6 years for free, …

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Flagfox 5.0b4 released

Flagfox 5 beta 4 is now available for testing. If you have a previous beta installed you should get an automatic update at some point to 5.0b4. (this update does not yet affect stable Flagfox 4.2.x users) Firefox addon updates can also be checked for manually via Tools / Firefox button -> Add-ons -> click …

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