Reply to this email directly, view it on GitHub , or mute the thread. We will keep this post updated when it is supported. This is a terrible decision, and change for the sake of change. Startup check Firefox has had a brief compatibility check that occurs each time Firefox upgrades a major release. Will they be sorry for their arrogance and ignorance? I would think there would be too much going on with web security and evolving standards for anyone but a medium to large sized and well-funded group of developers to keep up with, even if it is just backporting fixes. Not your wiki page but the whole wiki site with the signin that I use for wiki.
Leaves one feeling hopeless and looking for a new browser. Quite honestly, I'm over the frustrated stage and arrived at the furious anger stage. Android There have been multiple bugs fixed to ensure that and work well on Android. I need what those extensions provide. Will they finally see the failure when it hits 6%? Mozilla and Firefox are supposed to be about openness, community participation, etc.
Just one example out of many for many users. If FireFox now ends TabMixPlus and multiple tab rows for whatever reason then there is no reason to use it anymore at all. Therefore we make available the second bug fix release of DownThemAll! As this is clearly the fault of Mozilla, why not simply shift the transition to a later release? The core functionality that Download Star offers replicates that of DownThemAll. I dont think Downgrading Firefox version for one addon as much as I love it is a great idea. Oh man, what a great new world we live in. November 10, 2017 Initially I planned to have a release version of DownThemAll! Or better yet, apply for a leadership position in the Google Chrome team; Firefox can use some help from you eventually ending up inadvertently sabotaging Chrome sooner than later. This release marked a record 171 bugs fixed.
I suppose it will be released on the main channel before 57 makes it to final release. Here is what developer has to say about this addon: Specify a filter to download matching files. Mozilla lost many users when Chrome was launched. Until know this is no real problem as basically everybody wants multi-process. Neither is this going to happen anytime soon realistically, nor is that any reason not to give add-on developers access to whatever replaces it. Because there are some extension that might update from legacy extensions sometime after Firefox 57 is released, we wanted to ensure that we could update users to new WebExtensions version when we can.
Release date is on november. I also would be prepared to put shoulder to wheel to assist, if given the opportunity. Reply to this email directly, view it on GitHub , or mute the thread. I think there more options in the new WebExtensions world than users and developers think. It is a well designed extension for Firefox that is probably the best replacement for the soon defunct extension.
You can only download from the active tab and not from all tabs open. But thankfully the great add-on developer community stepped up quickly and fixed the mistakes Mozilla tried to force on people. I think I am one of the many loyal fans who are dependent on their favourite add-ons: half skeptical, half hopeful, but getting ready to be bitterly disappointed. No add-ons, or at least none of the ones I use daily. One it is going to make it easier to create extensions that work on multiple browsers. Contributors Thank you once again to our many contributors for this release, especially our volunteers including: , , , , , , and. ? Sure, and tons of add-ons should and will go the WebExtensions route.
So what can I do? Download Star is a WebExtension, and that means that it is fully compatible with Firefox 57 and future versions of the browser. If nothing then, I'll stop my donations. It would be so useful as now we have to go back in years by clicking on each link, save as etc. The developer declared that the new version would have limited functionality but remains in development. Will these features be added before Firefox 57 releases, or will you be breaking your promise that Gopher support through an extension would always be an option? I'm still using Firefox 56 as a result, that's how things are. Anyway, If devs think they should track it separated exactly because it is an alpha version, I don't see any problem.
The type of content, e. Browsing on my phone without ad-blocking? If the answer is yes, then should I really care about these changes and the probles expressed by so many of you here. Also Last Pass is buggy in Firefox, not in Chrome. Extensions can now also set a for a search engine. I understand the risks, still. DownThemAll is a long standing very popular download add-on for Firefox. Above all else, thank you for making the tabs square again! The advertising model in its current form is coming to an end, and we have to find other ways to continue operating this site.