Andrew Ducker (andrewducker) wrote,
Andrew Ducker
andrewducker

Firefox compatibility

People have been complaining that with the new Firefox numbering system that addons won't work, because they rely on the numbers not changing rapdily.

So, I thought I'd reassure people that this shouldn't be a massive problem, so long as the addons they use are hosted on Mozilla.org.

Because they check all of them (in an automated fashion) and auto-icrement the version numbers for you.

I know this because I get an email every six weeks about my firefox addon (Image Source Copier) containing the text
Good news! Our automated tests did not detect any compatibility issues with your add-on Image Source Copier and Firefox 8.*. We've updated your add-on's compatibility to work with Firefox 8.* so that our Aurora users can begin using your add-on.


You can read more here.



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