Session Manager Version History

210 versions

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Version 0.8.1.4pre20140627b 541.0 kB Works with Firefox 24.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.21 and later

  • Changed to work with new Firefox backup mechanism in Firefox 33 and up.
  • Added options to the Saving & Restoring pane in options to control the Firefox feature which limits the amount of forward and back tab history to save.

Version 0.8.1.4pre20140626b 541.5 kB Works with Firefox 24.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.21 and later

  • Changed to work with new Firefox backup mechanism in Firefox 33 and up.
  • Added options to the Saving & Restoring pane in options to control the Firefox feature which limits the amount of forward and back tab history to save.

Version 0.8.1.3 537.5 kB Works with Firefox 24.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.21 and later

  • Fixed: Issue with loading (appending) sessions into new windows in nightly Firefox builds.
  • Fixed: Using incorrect (old) SessionStore API
  • Version 0.8.1.3pre20140605b 537.5 kB Works with Firefox 24.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.21 and later

  • Fixed: Issue with loading (appending) sessions into new windows in nightly Firefox builds.
  • Fixed: Using incorrect (old) SessionStore API
  • Version 0.8.1.2 537.4 kB Works with Firefox 24.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.21 and later

    • Fixed: Session Manager now detects crashes again.
    • Fixed: The toolbar button tooltip doesn't show autosave or window session names.
    • Compaitibility changes to work with Classic Theme Restorer add-on.

    Version 0.8.1.2pre20140530b 537.4 kB Works with Firefox 24.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.21 and later

    • Fixed: Session Manager now detects crashes again.
    • Fixed: The toolbar button tooltip doesn't show autosave or window session names.
    • Compaitibility changes to work with Classic Theme Restorer add-on.

    Version 0.8.1.2pre20140331b 537.1 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.7 and later

    Compatibility changes to work with Classic Theme Restorer add-on.

    Version 0.8.1.1 537.0 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.7 and later

    • Changes to make more compatible with Australis which fixes problems with toolbar popup menus when toolbar button moved into Australis panel UI.
    • Added hidden preference, extensions.{1280606b-2510-4fe0-97ef-9b5a22eafe30}.deleted_sessions_folder_name, to allow overriding the default deleted session folder name.

    Version 0.8.1.1pre20140321b 537.1 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.7 and later

    Added hidden preference, extensions.{1280606b-2510-4fe0-97ef-9b5a22eafe30}.deleted_sessions_folder_name, to allow overriding the default deleted session folder name.

    Version 0.8.1.1pre20140320b 536.8 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.7 and later

    Changes to make more compatible with Australis which fixes problems with menus when toolbar moved into Australis panel UI.

    Version 0.8.1.0pre20140305b 536.0 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.7 and later

    • Fixed: session name not appearing in title bar of first window in Firefox 27 and lower.
    • Enhancements to error logging.

    Version 0.8.1.0 536.0 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.7 and later

    • Fix bug in 0.8.0.9 which caused session name to not appear in title bar in Firefox 27 and lower.
    • Enhancements to error logging.

    From 0.8.0.9:
    • Fixed error that occurred when "resume_session" preference was empty.
    • Fixed issue with Session Manager causing top of window to grow in size in Firefox 28 and up.
    • Fixed issues where Session Manager toolbar buttons could be added in the wrong spot in Firefox 28 and up.
    • Fixed "Save" keyboard shortcut would save window if shift key used in shortcut.
    • _firstTabs was removed from SessionStore in Firefox 26. Because of this change, closed tabs aren't restored when combining windows into one window at browser startup. This will be fixed by Firefox bug 907129 which unfortunately won't be fixed until Firefox 29.
    • Don't throw error for exceptions with no location information. Gets rid of "stack is undefined" errors.
    • Allow changing the maximum file write at once size in the extensions.{1280606b-2510-4fe0-97ef-9b5a22eafe30}.max_file_write_size hidden preference. The default is 20 MB. This can be changed if the user gets an out of memory error in nsIScriptableUnicodeConverter.convertToInputStream when trying to save sessions.

    Version 0.8.0.9pre20140227b 535.9 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.7 and later

    Fixed compatibility issue with SeaMonkey.

    Version 0.8.0.9pre20140226b 535.8 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.7 and later

    Fixed toolbar button menus that broke in previous version.

    Version 0.8.0.9pre20140225b 535.8 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.7 and later

    Fixed issue where toolbar buttons could be added in wrong order in Australis (Firefox 28+).

    Version 0.8.0.9pre20131225b 535.1 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.7 and later

    Fixed "Save" keyboard shortcut would save window if shift key used in shortcut.

    Version 0.8.0.9pre20131215b 535.2 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.7 and later

    • Revert toolbar icon changes made in prior version since problem is fixed by Firefox bug 945753.
    • _firstTabs was removed from SessionStore in Firefox 26. Because of this change, closed tabs aren't restored because of this when combining windows into one window at browser startup. This will be fixed by Firefox bug 907129 which unfortunately won't be fixed until Firefox 29.
    • Don't throw error for exceptions with no location information. Gets rid of "stack is undefined" errors.

    Version 0.8.0.9pre20131127b 535.3 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.7 and later

    Fix missing Session Manager menu in toolbar button in Firefox 28 (Australis).

    Version 0.8.0.9pre20131126b 535.3 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.7 and later

    Allow changing the maximum file write at once size in the extensions.{1280606b-2510-4fe0-97ef-9b5a22eafe30}.max_file_write_size hidden preference.

    The default is 20 MB. This can be changed if the user gets an out of memory error in nsIScriptableUnicodeConverter.convertToInputStream when trying to save sessions.

    Version 0.8.0.9pre20131125b 535.2 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.7 and later

    • Change the way the titlebar text element is shown/hidden to prevent resizing in Firefox 28.
    • Fixed missing Session Manager toolbar buttons in Firefox 28.
    • sql_manager - added try/catch to catch exception that can occur when disk space low.

    Version 0.8.0.9pre20130816b 534.6 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.7 and later

    Fixed error that occurred when "resume_session" preference was empty.

    Version 0.8.0.8 534.6 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.7 and later

    • Fixed issue with favicon not working in Firefox 22 and up - image url location changed in session data.
    • Fixed errors that occurred when opening a new window and trying to get closed tab count in nightly loads.
    • Fixed issue with -1 not being allowed to be entered for options that should allow -1.
    • Fixed error that occurs when adding items to new windows.
    • Added hidden preference extensions.{1280606b-2510-4fe0-97ef-9b5a22eafe30}.do_not_fix_tabgroups which if set to true, causes Session Manager to not try to correct tab groups.

    Version 0.8.0.8pre20130707b 534.6 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.7 and later

    • Fixed error that occurs when adding items to new windows.
    • Added hidden preference extensions.{1280606b-2510-4fe0-97ef-9b5a22eafe30}.do_not_fix_tabgroups which if set to true, causes Session Manager to not try to correct tab groups.

    Version 0.8.0.8pre20130628b 534.5 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.7 and later

    • Fixed issue with -1 not being allowed to be entered for options that should allow -1.

    Version 0.8.0.8pre20130626b 534.5 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.7 and later

    • Fixed issue with favicon not working in Firefox 22 and up - image url location changed in session data.
    • Fixed errors that occurred when opening a new window and trying to get closed tab count in nightly loads.

    Version 0.8.0.7 534.4 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.7 and later

    Fixed issue that would cause toolbar icons to be re-added to toolbar when opening new windows after first install if the user removed them. This would only occur until the browser was restarted.

    Version 0.8.0.6pre20130524b 534.4 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.7 and later

    Fixed issue that would cause toolbar icons to be re-added to toolbar when opening new windows after first install if the user removed them. This would only occur until the browser was restarted.

    Version 0.8.0.6pre20130506b 534.4 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.7 and later

    • Fixed Bug 868820 - Issue where all toolbar items except for the session manager's would be removed after browser restarted, if user never customized toolbar.

    Version 0.8.0.6 534.4 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.7 and later

    • Fixed Bug 868820 - Issue where all toolbar items except for the session manager's would be removed after browser restarted, if user never customized toolbar.
    • Fixed - Issue in nightly loads where Session Manager would get confused as to what window is doing what because ID wasn't being set because of some change in Firefox.
    • Fixed - Error that would occur in error console if selected a tab in session save window and then closed that tab.
    • Fixed - Error that prevents Session Manager from loading if session caching is enabled and the version preference is cleared.
    • Changed - Changed some things having to do with searching for sessions.
    • Changed - Changed formatting for a few UI fields in options window.
    • Changed - Attempting to get options window to size correctly under OS X so that Advanced pane is fully visible.
    • Added - Added support for Private Tabs Add-on. Private tabs will appear in purple in the save window, but cannot be checked and won't be saved.
    • Added - Extra debugging/logging code to try and figure out why add-on won't load correctly for some people.


    From 0.8.0.5:

    • Fixed - Issue with Session Manager menu in Tools menu not working under OS X (thanks "older")
    • Fixed - Issue where under OS X, Session Manager menu was not displaying in the Tools menu unless a browser window was focused.
    • Fixed - If Session Manager is set to use it's own closed window list instead of the browsers, it would throw exceptions when any window is closed and window data would be lost.
    • Fixed - Potential issue that would prevent loading sessions if SessionStore API generated an exception while grabbing tab group data.
    • Fixed - SQL Errors that could occur when SQL caching was disabled
    • Fixed - Issue with Toolbar buttons not working correctly when first added to a toolbar.
    • Fixed - Issue with not all toolbar buttons being removed from Customize Toolbar window.
    • Fixed - Issue with Toolbar button icons duplicating in Customize Toolbar window when repeatedly disabling and enabling the add-on.
    • Fixed - "TypeError: startSep is null" error when opening Session Manager submenu.
    • Fixed - Issue which could cause start up Session Prompt to display duplicate or no previous browser sesssions when there is one.
    • Fixed - Issue that could cause sessions to be saved with no windows. Related to above issue since correcting the sessions cause the above problem.
    • Fixed - Rebuild cache data button in advanced options didn't work.
    • Fixed - Erroneous errors that occur when enabling/disabling logging. This also occured when disabling the addon with logging enabled.
    • Fixed - Reported error in error console when saving sessions without specifying a callback function.
    • Fixed - Fixed two warnings that appear in the error console: "Warning: WARN addons.manager: Exception calling callback: TypeError: addons[i] is null" and "Warning: TypeError: anonymous function does not always return a value"
    • Fixed - Stylesheet issues with panel that appears on right clicking sessions on the top when saving in Session Manager window.
    • Fixed - When opening the last closed tab from the undo close toolbar button menu in SeaMonkey, the button now correctly disables.
    • Fixed - Issue where SeaMonkey would not load session chosen at startup prompt if the option to "open as tabs in current window" option was checked.
    • Fixed - Issue with stylesheet not applying correctly to windows/tabs tree in SeaMonkey.
    • Fixed - Prevent potential errors when disabling/uninstalling the addon related to uncanceled timers in SQLManager and SessionIO jsm modules.
    • Fixed - When deleting tabs from a session, prevent the selected tab from changing (unless it's deleted).
    • Changed - When viewing a session for loading, the tab that will be selected when the session is loaded is bolded.
    • Removed - Removed the "last_window_workaround" hidden preference since I don't use it anymore. I reimplemented a better version of this.

    Version 0.8.0.6pre20130506a 534.4 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.7 and later

    • Fixed - Issue where all toolbar items except for the session manager's would be removed after browser restarted, if user never customized toolbar.