Flagfox Version History

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Version 4.0.4 553.0 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.7a5pre, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.0.*

* IP address location database update for April 2010
* Optimized hotkey handling slightly
* Changed parsing for {fullURL} to not encode the parameter unless needed
* Removed now defunct tr.im URL action; bit.ly has been promoted to default in menu
* Added Tiny URL and Header Check default actions to the options list
* Added Serbian (sr) and Bulgarian (bg) locales (new to 4.0.x)

Version 4.0.3 538.6 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.7a4pre, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.0.*

* IP address location database update for March 2010
* Improved placeholders for favicon loading in the options dialog
* Tweaked some styling to work better under some themes
* Replaced notification of disabled update checking with notification of stale database (more than 3 months old)
* Some tweaks to startup/shutdown/error handling
* Mapped backspace key to delete actions in the list in addition to the delete key (for keyboards without it)
* Worked around Mozilla bug 509800; dropping text into empty template field won't mix into the help text anymore
* Added Turkish (tr) locale (new to 4.0.x)
* Added drag & drop support for actions in options dialog (Gecko 1.9.1+ only; Flock & Firefox 3.0 not supported)
-> Drag actions within list to reorder them; drag to top/bottom of view to auto-scroll
-> Drag action in list to a text field to copy as text
-> Drag action template as text to list to open creation dialog for template
-> Drag link, bookmark, or address bar URL to list or creation dialog to use it as a starting point
-> Drag any text to creation dialog to use it as template starting point
-> Drag one or more action name/template pairs as text (w/ new line for each name/template) to list to add all

Version 4.0.2 525.3 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.7a2pre, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.0.*

4.0.0:
* IP address location database update for February 2010
* Major code refactoring and cleanup (including some fixes that may not be listed below)
* Added many new default actions (see flag's context menu and options dialog)
* Added ability to add as many custom actions as desired (will import old one from 3.3.x)
* Added a link in the edit custom action dialog to get/share actions via the forums
* Added full URL, base domain name, and locale placeholders to custom action syntax
* Added "copystring:" pseudo-protocol to custom action syntax
* Added ability to disable or reorder actions in the context menu
* Added ability to set actions to (single|double|triple)(left|middle/ctrl)click of icon
* Added ability to set actions to keyboard shortcuts (ctrl+alt+g is default for Geotool)
* Added favicons for actions in context menu and options (can disable in options)
* Added radio buttons to allow changing flag set preference directly from preview dialog
* Added a few tooltips in the options to better explain what some of them do
* Added detection of offline mode with a disconnected icon (instead of an error icon)
* Added an icon for data: URIs (instead of the puzzle piece)
* Fixed options dialog not refocusing when trying to open it again via context menu
* Fixed info bar checkboxes to act properly; may now be checked/unchecked before closing
* Added a second of guaranteed persistence to info bar to avoid accidental auto-hide
* Added a few more commonly resold TLDs to mismatch note exception list
* Changed TLD mismatch note info bar to only show once unless told otherwise
* Changed Geotool lookup to work from behind a proxy (using the IP Geotool connects to)
* Added experimental support for syncing actions via Mozilla Weave Sync 1.0 (preffed off by default)
* Added a localized first run page for users updating to 4.0 (not used for minor updates)
* Added Catalan (ca) and Ukrainian (uk-UA) locales
* Dropped a handful of locales due to lack of available translators: bg, bn-IN, fa, sr, tr
* Updated many locale codes to drop redundant dialect codes (ex: fr-FR) to match Mozilla codes
* Dropped support for Firefox 2 and added support for Firefox 3.7 prereleases

4.0.1:
* Added shortcut to show all actions in the menu on ctrl+right-click to give quicker access to rarely used actions
* Added some more TLD notice exceptions (i.e. don't apply to servers with generic EU IPs but EU nation domains)
* Some minor localization tweaks in a few locales

4.0.2:
* Disabled favicon precaching because Firefox could crash under certain circumstances

Version 3.3.20 481.3 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.6.*, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.0.*

* IP database update for January 2010

Version 3.3.19 477.2 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.6.*, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.0.*

* IP database update for December 2009
* Some minor locale updates

Version 3.3.18 475.1 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.6.*, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.0.*

* IP database update for November 2009

Version 3.3.17 474.1 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.6.*, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.0.*

* IP database update for October 2009

Version 3.3.16 473.1 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.6a2pre, SeaMonkey 2.0a2 - 2.0pre

* IP database update for September 2009

Version 3.3.15 473.1 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.6a2pre, SeaMonkey 2.0a2 - 2.0b2pre

* IP database update for August 2009

Version 3.3.14 470.0 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.6a1pre, SeaMonkey 2.0a2 - 2.0b2pre

* IP database update for July 2009

Version 3.3.13 468.0 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.6a1pre, SeaMonkey 2.0a2 - 2.0b1pre

* IP database update for June 2009
* Switched over to new Flagfox.net domain name

Version 3.3.12 468.0 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.6a1pre, SeaMonkey 2.0a2 - 2.0b1pre

* IP database update for May 2009

Version 3.3.11 475.1 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.6a1pre, SeaMonkey 2.0a2 - 2.0b1pre

* IP database update for April 2009
* Added Vietnamese (vi-VN) locale

Version 3.3.10 468.0 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.6a1pre, SeaMonkey 2.0a2 - 2.0b1pre

* IP database update for March 2009
* Added Czech (cs-CZ) locale

Version 3.3.9 465.9 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.6a1pre, SeaMonkey 2.0a2 - 2.0b1pre

* Worked around bug in certain system cleaners that would damage Flagfox install

Version 3.3.8 465.9 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.6a1pre, SeaMonkey 2.0a2 - 2.0a3pre

* IP database update for February 2009
* Disabled TLD note for Tuvalu (.tv) due to widespread sale for abbreviation of "television"
* Tweaked padding for addressbar-left position
* Added Lithuanian (lt-LT) locale

Version 3.3.7 460.8 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.6a1pre, SeaMonkey 2.0a2 - 2.0a3pre

* IP database update for January 2009

Version 3.3.6 456.7 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.6a1pre, SeaMonkey 2.0a2 - 2.0a3pre

* Fixed statusbar-right position to not move with popup, SSL, & downloads icons
* Improved Flock support (versions 1.0-2.0.*)
* Added SeaMonkey support (versions 2.0a2+ only)
* Some address bar positions are not available in certain browsers

Version 3.3.5 455.7 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.6a1pre

* IP database update for December 2008
* Fixed a couple flag icons
* Fixed an extension conflict
* Changed popups to info bars (limit one unique message per session)

Version 3.3.4 453.6 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.1b3pre

* IP database update for November 2008
* Added Malaysian (ms-MY) locale

Version 3.3.3 454.7 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.1b2pre

* IP database update for October 2008
* Disabled lookup attempts for IPv6 and added IPv6 localhost icon (i.e. for Vista)
* Added domain and IP address to tooltip for unknown sites
* Added Macedonian (mk-MK) locale

Version 3.3.2 448.5 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.1b1pre

* Fixed error on loading into a window without an address bar
* Added some exceptions to TLD check
* Some more locale fixes

Version 3.3.1 447.5 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.1b1pre

* Fixed some error reporting problems
* Some minor icon and locale fixes
* Added support for Flock 2

Version 3.3.0 447.5 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.1b1pre

* IP database update for September 2008
* Added ability to position flag icon in address bar (some positions require Firefox 3+)
* Added "Left Most" option for status bar positioning (and "Right Most" in RTL locales)
* Added new custom action feature to allow user specified lookup URLs
* Added Google search within domain as default custom action (disabled by default)
* Replaced obsolete proxy prompt with a simple warning
* Added a warning when Flagfox is not set to have updates checked (needed for IPDB accuracy)
* Added a popup note for when TLD does not match the current country (common user confusion)
* Added an error icon and tooltip to distinguish a lookup error from an unknown site
* Changed private IP address range names to better describe CIDR block
* Improved error detection and reporting
* Fixed problem with Wikipedia linking for some localized installations
* Fixed some issues with preferences
* Added Bulgarian (bg-BG), Turkish (tr-TR), and Persian (fa-IR) locales and updated existing locales
* Dropped support for Firefox 1.5 and added support for Firefox 3.1 prereleases

Version 3.2.8 415.7 kB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 3.0.*

* IP database update for August 2008
* Added support for Wikipedia locale variants (zh-TW & zh-CN are now properly requested)
* Added Hungarian (hu-HU) locale and updated a few strings in existing locales

Version 3.2.7 413.7 kB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 3.0.*

* IP database update for July 2008
* Updated a few flag icons
* Fixed minor bug in setting options
* Added Romanian (ro-RO) locale

Version 3.2.6 409.6 kB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 3.0.*

* IP database update for June 2008
* Fixed proxy check to not prompt when remote DNS is not enabled/available
* Added Bengali (bn-IN) locale and updated some strings in existing locales

Version 3.2.5 405.5 kB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 3.0.*

* Added hand cursor on flag mouseover when clickable
* Added hover color for clickable text links in options/about
* Updated Serbian locale code to sr-RS from sr-YU
* This version is compatible with Firefox 3.0.*

Version 3.2.4 405.5 kB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 3.0pre

* IP database update for May 2008

Version 3.2.3 404.5 kB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 3.0pre

* IP database update for April 2008