Memory Restart Version History

18 versions

Be careful with old versions!

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Version 1.18.1-signed 48.4 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

Version 1.18

Version 1.17.1-signed 48.5 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

* bug fix
won't auto restart if minimize memory is enabled

Version 1.16.1-signed 48.4 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

* performance fix
- using memory report manager residentFast or resident attributes, avoiding iteration of reporters
- using nsITimer instead of window.setInterval for the main timer

Version 1.15.1-signed 48.5 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

* memory spike notification defauts to 250Mb, configure at the Tools->addons
* internal improvements
* removed prompt when restarting from File menu
* automatic restart delay shortened to 30secs from 60secs

Version 1.14.1-signed 47.2 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

* Fix for high CPU usage

Version 1.13.1-signed 47.9 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

* non-namespace ids fix
* add-on bar entry bug fix
* compatability fix due memory reporter infrastructure changes

Version 1.12.1-signed 55.7 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

* Less aggressive Memory Minimize functionality. Only minimize memory when the threshold is reached and it is more than 10 minutes since the last minimize memory. Thanks akromic.

Version 1.11.1-signed 46.3 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

* Added option to minimize memory when threshold is reached. This functionality is the same as clicking the "Minimize memory usage" in about:memory.
* Reverted minimum threshold validation, which appears to have prevented some users from updating their memory threshold settings.

Version 1.10.1-signed 46.1 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

* Set 250MB as the minimum threshold for auto restart. This lessens the possibility of Firefox from restarting on startup.
* We give Firefox 60 seconds before we automatically restart. This should help during cases where Firefox restarts automatically on startup.
* Added File -> Restart menu option.
* Displays MB instead of Mb. Thanks Areed.
* Reverted back to using Ci.nsIAppStartup.eAttemptQuit.
* Internal fixes.

Version 1.9.1-signed 45.1 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

* Support for Firefox 13.
* Configurable refresh interval.
* Using Ci.nsIAppStartup.eForceQuit instead of Ci.nsIAppStartup.eAttemptQuit. If this causes any issues, please let us

Version 1.8.1-signed 45.1 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

* No prompt option.

Version 1.7.1-signed 44.0 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

* Support for Firefox 10.

Version 1.6.1-signed 44.0 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

* Support for Firefox 7.

Version 1.5.1-signed 100.4 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

* Support for Firefox 6.

Version 1.4.1-signed 100.4 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

* Bug fix. Auto restart feature works now.

Version 1.3.1-signed 100.4 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

* Bug fix. Add-on now works properly even if the toolbar button is removed by the user. Thanks TechnoMage for the detailed bug report.

Version 1.2.1-signed 100.4 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

* Added a toolbar button.
* Displays a dialog confirmation before restarting Firefox.
* Users can customize the font color.
* Added the option automatically restart Firefox when memory threshold is met.
** Be careful not to set the memory threshold to a very low number or that might restart Firefox as soon as you open it.

Version 1.1.1-signed 9.2 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

* Supports Firefox 4.