Firebug Version History

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Version 1.8.0b1 1.3 MB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

Version 1.8.0b1 1.3 MB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

Version 1.7.2.1-signed 1.3 MB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

Version 1.7.2b1 1.3 MB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

Version 1.7.1.1-signed 1.3 MB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

Version 1.7.1b3 1.3 MB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

Version 1.7.0.1-signed 1.3 MB Works with Firefox 4.0b12 and later

Version 1.7X.0b4 1.3 MB Works with Firefox 4.0b12 and later

Version 1.7X.0b3 1.3 MB Works with Firefox 4.0b12 and later

Version 1.7X.0b2 1.3 MB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

Version 1.7X.0b1 1.3 MB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

Version 1.6.2 1.2 MB Works with Firefox 3.6 - 3.6.*

This version fixes only two problems. We are being conservative and fixing only the most important & low risk problems since this release is planned to be the last one for the 1.6 branch.

* Issue 3933 - http://code.google.com/p/fbug/issues/detail?id=3933
- Here is the change log: http://code.google.com/p/fbug/source/detail?r=8987
* Issue 3880 - http://code.google.com/p/fbug/issues/detail?id=3880
- Here is the change log: http://code.google.com/p/fbug/source/detail?r=8896

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Version 1.6.1 1.2 MB Works with Firefox 3.6 - 3.6.*

Version 1.6X.1b2 1.2 MB Works with Firefox 3.6 - 3.6.*

Version 1.6.0 1.2 MB Works with Firefox 3.6 - 3.6.*

Version 1.5.4 1.1 MB Works with Firefox 3.5 - 3.6.*

Version 1.5.3 1.1 MB Works with Firefox 3.5 - 3.6.*

Release note information is available from http://blog.getfirebug.com/.
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Version 1.5.2 1.1 MB Works with Firefox 3.5 - 3.6.*

Version 1.5.0 1.1 MB Works with Firefox 3.5 - 3.6.*, SeaMonkey 2.0.1 - 2.0.*

Firebug 1.5 contains significant improvements to the HTML, Console and Net panels. Some of the features include:
* Inspector improvements
* Greatly-enhanced Net panel timings
* Persist buttons
* Additional Break functionality.

For the complete release notes, visit http://getfirebug.com/wiki/index.php/Firebug_Release_Notes#Firebug_1.5

Version 1.4.5 695.3 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.6.*

this is a minor release to fix a bug found in Firebug 1.4.4.

Version 1.4.4 695.3 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.6.*

Adds support for Firefox 3.6 (beta).
Bug fixes.

Version 1.4.3 691.2 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.5.*

Fixes a problem where Firebug could lose activation state for URLs if browser history was removed.

Replaced "Off for All Web Pages" with "Clear Activation List".

Version 1.4.2 678.9 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.5.*

This is a bugfix and stability release.
Includes:
• locale updates (cs-CZ, uk-UA, ja-JP)
• inspect E4X objects (issue 2114)
• POST Data not fully viewable (issue 2105)
• better console logging (related to issue 1860)
• allPagesActivation pref
• a11y fixes
• Translator name updates

Version 1.4.1 668.7 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.5.*

Stability improvements and bug fixes.

Issue 2007: multiple arguments to console.error()
a11y performance improvements, CSS panel fixes, Mac styling.
Issue 2124: Search options pop-up not keyboard accessible (a11y)
Issue 2110: disabled javascript on some sites
Issue 1970: Errors inside an XmlHttpRequest.onReadyStateChange fail silently
and many more...

Version 1.4.0 656.4 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.5.*

this is a major upgrade to Firebug 1.3.

This release includes:
Reordered Tab strip and toolbars,
Accessibility and Key Bindings UI,
Multi-panel search,
Improvements to the Net panel,
Simplified Panel activation,
Break-on-next function call,
Performance improvements in the Script panel,
Over 150 bug reports fixed.

Full release notes here: http://code.google.com/p/fbug/source/browse/branches/firebug1.4/docs/ReleaseNotes_1.4.txt

Version 1.4.0b7 653.3 kB Works with Firefox 3.5b4 - 3.5.*

fixes for issue 1963, undefined objects in console and DOM panels,
issue 1968, on for all pages, but minimized,
issue 1970, Errors inside an XmlHttpRequest.onReadyStateChange fail silently,
fixed exceptions in Console and additional context-related problems around detached Firebug windows.

Also, as a temporary addition, changed the [X] button (close) to a text label that reads "Off". This is to clarify a change between Firebug 1.3 and 1.4. The behavior of the Off button now closes and disables Firebug, whereas in 1.3, it acted as a minimize feature.

Version 1.4.0b5 648.2 kB Works with Firefox 3.5b4 - 3.5.*

Issue 1763: JavaScript exceptions on some pages [nsIStreamListener.onDataAvailable] and [nsIStreamListener.onStartRequest]
Remove dubious script tooltip
Issue 1282: Editing boolean var in watch panel changes it to a string

For full details, see http://code.google.com/p/fbug/source/browse/branches/firebug1.4/docs/ReleaseNotes_1.4.txt

Version 1.4.0b4 624.6 kB Works with Firefox 3.5b4 - 3.5.*

Fixed Inspector keyboard shortcut (cmd/ctrl+shift+C) when Firebug is not active.

full release notes here:
http://code.google.com/p/fbug/source/browse/branches/firebug1.4/docs/ReleaseNotes_1.4.txt

Version 1.4.0b3 623.6 kB Works with Firefox 3.5b4 - 3.5.*

bug fixes and stability improvements.

see, http://code.google.com/p/fbug/source/browse/branches/firebug1.4/docs/ReleaseNotes_1.4.txt

for complete release notes.

Version 1.4.0b2 622.6 kB Works with Firefox 3.5b4 - 3.5.*

This is Firebug 1.4 beta 2.

This release includes some fixes for a11y, code cleanup and other bug fixes. For detailed release notes, see:

http://code.google.com/p/fbug/source/browse/branches/firebug1.4/docs/ReleaseNotes_1.4.txt

Note that his beta has not been fully localized yet. Non en-US versions may have some untranslated strings.