Memory Restart Version History

18 versions

Be careful with old versions!

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Version 1.18 48.4 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

Version 1.18

Version 1.17 48.5 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

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

Version 1.16 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 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 47.2 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

* Fix for high CPU usage

Version 1.13 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 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 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 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 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 45.1 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

* No prompt option.

Version 1.7 44.0 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

* Support for Firefox 10.

Version 1.6 44.0 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

* Support for Firefox 7.

Version 1.5 100.4 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

* Support for Firefox 6.

Version 1.4 100.4 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

* Bug fix. Auto restart feature works now.

Version 1.3 100.4 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 1.2 100.4 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 9.2 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

* Supports Firefox 4.