Grocery List Generator Version History

23 versions

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Version 2.3 204.8 KB Works with Firefox 12.0 and later, Thunderbird 12.0 and later

- Rewritten innerHTML usages
- No longer opens main app window after options are closed from about:addons

Version 2.2 204.8 KB Works with Firefox 1.5 and later, Thunderbird 1.0 and later

v Added export routine to export a single recipe so you can import it in the GLG App for iPhone/iPad.
v Options window can now be accessed from within the add-on manager
v Small tweaks on generated recipe layout
v Tested on Firefox 12 and Thunderbird 9

Version 2.1.3.2 157.7 KB Works with Firefox 1.5 and later, Thunderbird 1.0 and later

v Tested on Firefox 8

Version 2.1.3 156.7 KB Works with Firefox 1.5 and later, Thunderbird 1.0 - 3.1.*

v Rewritten all setTimeout calls to use function arguments instead of strings.
v Updated and rechecked translations.

Version 2.1.2 157.7 KB Works with Firefox 1.5 and later, Thunderbird 1.0 - 3.1.*

v Implement wildcard search by default in the find dishes/items feature.
v Remember the contents of the Notes field.
v Automatically create a backup of your GLG database before starting.
v Added zoom in/out support on your generated list. Currently only via CTRL +/- or CTRL + mouse wheel. CTRL + 0 resets back to default.
v Made compatible with Firefox 4b8 and Thunderbird 3.1
v Bugfix: Escape # anchors in recipe data when publishing.

Version 2.1 155.6 KB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 3.6.*, Thunderbird 1.0 - 3.0.*

v Added automated recipe import for foodandwine.com, wholefoodsmarket.com, sfmarkets.shoptocook.com, epicurious.com, simplyrecipes.com, about.com, myrecipes.com, chow.com, campbellskitchen.com, pillsbury.com
v Bugfix: Toolbar button is fixed on the far right side of the toolbar, can't move it, can't remove it.
v Bugfix: allrecipes.com import appears to be broken.
v Bugfix: The "Add item type" line is invisible because the list of available item types no longer shows a scrollbar...
v Bugfix: Item types that have no matching items when filtered will now also be hidden.
v Bugfix: Bullet image no longer showed in a generated recipe.

Version 2.0.3 152.6 KB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 3.6.*, Thunderbird 1.0 - 3.0a1

v Safe the trees, reduced the generated grocery list's total size by about 35%.
v Bugfix: Fix the "Could not find the selected item." error when switching from the details tab to the overview tab in some cases.

Version 2.0.2 152.6 KB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 3.6.*, Thunderbird 1.0 - 3.0a1

v Bugfix: Editing the category labels from within the options window was broken.
v Bugfix: Removed AMO policy violating string prototype extension.
v Bugfix: Added a type to the list's iframe element as per AMO policy (even though it was not used for viewing pages).
v Bugfix: Clicking the "Get more recipes" link gave an error when the GLG was opened via the add-on manager.

Version 2.0.1 152.6 KB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 3.6.*, Thunderbird 1.0 - 3.0a1

v Added Automated Recipe Import from allrecipes.com and foodnetwork.com
v Added prices to items, the total of your grocery list is computed and shown at the bottom while you are creating your list.
v Replaced the single "New Item" method by a bulk insert allowing you to quickly add multiple items.
v Added a more advanced search feature, now filtering the matching results, and when searching for dishes their ingredients are also searched.
v Added a "Notes" field to the generated grocery list so you can add last minute notes to it before printing.
v Save the no. items in a file instead of in a preference so people can more easily be portable with the GLG.
v Bugfix: Editing the category labels from within the options window was broken.

Version 1.6.4 146.4 KB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 3.5.*, Thunderbird 1.0 - 3.0a1

v Bugfix: Changing data folder no longer worked.
v Tested on Firefox 3.5b4.

Version 1.6.3 146.4 KB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 3.5b4pre, Thunderbird 1.0 - 3.0a1

v Bugfix: New detail refresh code did not refresh enough, at least items needed for a dish did not update when adding/deleting.
v Bugfix: In some situations you would get a "Could not find the item..." error when switching tabs or closing the GLG.

Version 1.6.2 146.4 KB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 3.1b2, Thunderbird 1.0 - 3.0a1

v Bugfix: Startup conversion routines (for upgrading from an older version) could corrupt your database when you moved an already up to date database to a new GLG installation.
v Made compatible with Firefox 3.1, tested on 3.1b2.

Version 1.6.1 146.4 KB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 3.0.*, Thunderbird 1.0 - 3.0a1

v After moving an item type in the overview, scroll the overview back to that item type...
v Remember last selected type when adding items.
v Made compatible with Firefox 3
v Bugfix: "Get more recipes" link does not work in Thunderbird.

Version 1.6 145.4 KB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 3.0a1, Thunderbird 1.0 - 3.0a1

v Built the grocerylistgenerator.com website to create a place where GLG users can share their recipes.
v Added publish/import routines to publish recipes to the new grocerylistgenerator.com website, and to import recipes found on that website.
v Added possibility to add a picture of your recipe
v Added a quantity description to items needed for a recipe, e.g. 1 tablespoon.
v Implemented a new way of adding items to a dish which makes it more easy to understand whether you are adding a new or an existing item.
v Added option to generate your grocery list in a single column layout.
v LX restyled all icons.
v Restyled the user interface.
v Added a "Reset" button to clear the running list of selected items.
v Added sv-SE and zh-CN translations.
v No longer show the page title + url + page numbers when printing your Grocery List.
v Bugfix: No longer remove unused item types (there used to be a reason for this, but not anymore)
v Bugfix: Fixed encoding/charset problems with the loading of the initial multilingual set of sample dishes.
v Bugfix: When you deleted an item when displaying it on the details tab, it appeared as if the item/dish was not deleted at all (though it was, it just did not refresh).
v Bugfix: Clear the running list of items only after you printed/exported your list (not directly after generating it)
v Bugfix: You could not delete the 1st item type in the list.

Version 1.5 102.4 KB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 3.0a1, Thunderbird 1.0 - 3.0a1

v Update user interface and added new icons.
v Added an info tooltip for items in the overview so you can easily see why an item has been selected n times + it's comments.
v Added option to rearrange the item types in the options screen with Drag & Drop.
v Added option so minimize 1 of the overviews (dishes or items) so you can have a bigger view of 1 of them.
v Added more keyboard controls: DEL resets the currently selected row's number of items, + and - keys increase and decrease them. (Up/Down and menu shortcuts where already available)
v Made compatible with Thunderbird.
v Bugfix: After moving item categories in the overview, the status message (Refreshing...) would sometimes not hide.
v Bugfix: Fixed memory leaks.

Version 1.4.3 91.1 KB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 3.0a1

v Bugfix: Unicode support got completely lost somewhere in my e-mail from work -> home.

Version 1.4.2.1 91.1 KB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 3.0a1

v If the printer settings could not be retrieved, the printer setup window is shown.
v Always start the generated list's 2nd column with an item type instead of stopping at the bottom of the 1st column and continuing at the top of the 2nd.

Version 1.4 91.1 KB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 3.0a1

v Added unicode support (UTF8).
v Generated list now has 2 columns, and is valid HTML 4.0.1.
v Format recipe comments if they contain *'s (/).
v Added an option to clear the running list after you generate a grocery list. (off by default)
v Added CTRL+SHIFT hotkeys to all toolbar actions.
v Don't display status messages that take less then 200ms. (e.g. when switching tabs).
v Added el-GR, nb-NO, tr-TR and hr-HR translations.
v Made compatible with Firefox 2.0 (fixed some small UI problems)
v Bugfix: Autosave does not work when you press a toolbar button directly after typing.
v Bugfix: Save all data before generating a list/recipe.
v Bugfix: Sorting problems made item types show up duplicate in some combinations, thanks Megan.

Version 1.3.0 66.6 KB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 1.5.0.*

v Resize the comments box along with the resize of the window.
v Add option to include an item's comments on your grocery list.
v Add "Generate Recipe" when a dish' details tab is selected.
v Add a "Don't show this message again" option to the "Are you sure you want to delete this item" message.
v Faster Faster Faster... (If it's fast enough, users will be less bugged by the "Refreshing..." message.)
v Sort the "Items needed for this dish" alphabetically.
v Also make top and left of the main GLG window persistent (with a minimum of 525x575).
v Removed pre Firefox 1.5 support so I could implement the xul scrollbox (instead of a html:div), this was needed to speed up things (approx 50% faster refreshing).
v Removed a lot of redundant refreshes.
v Bugfix forgot to apply the stylesheet to the customize toolbar window, causing all Ff icons to show.
v Added pt-BR translation.

Version 1.21 62.5 KB Works with Firefox 1.0 - 1.5.0.*

Bugfix: Copy paste bug, ja-JP was accidentally set as the locale name of es-AR in chrome.registry. This caused the GLG to show in es-AR on ja Firefoxes. Sorry for the inconvenience Japanese users, and AMO reviewer.

Version 1.2 62.5 KB Works with Firefox 1.0 - 1.5.0.*

v Made it some 40% faster, still a bit too slow, but it is and will always stay javascript...
v Added "Keep a running list" feature. On by default from now.
v Bugfix: The list of selected items was cleared as soon as you went to the options screen.
v Bugfix: It should now be impossible to get duplicate item types when editing them.
v Bugfix: Include contentAreaUtils to be able to use it's saveDocument function for the list export function (was required for Firefox 1.5).
v Bugfix: Added checks on startup/close to see if the itemtypes are still alright (non duplicate/non missing).
v Bugfix: Fixed problem with numeric (itemtype index) + character (item name) sorting/grouping of the items, causing it to look as if a lot of types where duplicate.

Version 1.1 61.4 KB Works with Firefox 1.0 - 1.5.0.*

v Add a description field to both dishes and items.
v Autosave standard.
v Change data directory option.
v Editable item types.
v Sort items in "Add item to dish" dropdown on the Dishes' details tab, alphabeticaly.
v Remember glg list export directory if possible.
v Fix small UI problems with Firefox 1.5.
v Bugfix: Decrease a dish to 0 and the items will not decrease with it. (Same goes for increase to 99).

Version 1.0 55.3 KB Works with Firefox 1.0 - 1.4

First release.