Simple Locale Switcher Version History

15 versions

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Version 0.8.5 99.9 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.7 and later, Thunderbird 10.0 and later

  • Fixed: the wrong available languages could be shown in some cases after installing many language packs at once.
  • Added new localizations: Greek (el) and Serbian (sr). Thanks to Γιώργος Μαλαμάς (George Malagas) and ДакСРБИЈА ("DakSrbija" user in babelzilla.org), respectively, for providing them.
  • Updated Brazilian Portuguese (pt-BR) localization.
  • Other minor internal changes.

Version 0.8.4 92.6 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.7 and later, Thunderbird 10.0 and later

  • Added: an empty Languages pane in the Add-ons Manager now displays a link to the support article in SUMO about language packs:
    https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/install-language-packs-get-more-languages
  • Added a new localization: Romansh (rm). Thanks to gionandri from babelzilla.org for providing it.
  • Updated localizations: Spanish (es-ES), French (fr), Dutch (nl) and Chinese Simplified (zh-CN).
  • Fixed compatibility with the version 2 of the Puzzle Toolbars add-on.
  • Other minor changes.

Version 0.8.3 88.7 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.7 and later, Thunderbird 10.0 and later

  • Fixed missing name of the preferred language in the languages top bar of the Add-ons Manager in some cases.
  • Improved compatibility with Pale Moon 25.

Version 0.8.2 88.8 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.7 and later, Thunderbird 10.0 and later

  • Added: let to choose the internal package from which the list of available languages is obtained. It's an experimental, advanced feature; it can be useful for add-on developers testing their own translations. Feedback is welcome. More info in:
    https://github.com/nohamelin/simple-locale-switcher/wiki/Advanced-Hidden-Preferences#provider
  • Removed the link to the "User Interface Language" window from the main options of Firefox & Thunderbird; the support of this little feature has required too much work and hacks. The window is still accesible from the Languages panel of the Add-ons Manager.

Version 0.8.1 99.9 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.7 and later, Thunderbird 10.0 and later

  • Fixed: Broken button for opening the "User Interface Language" window from the in-content preferences page in Nightly builds (Firefox 33.0a1).
  • Other minor changes.

Version 0.8 98.8 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.7 and later, Thunderbird 10.0 and later

  • Added: Compatibility with the SeaMonkey suite. Feedback is welcome.
  • Fixed: The "Manage Languages…" item in the menu of the toolbar button is now enabled in all circumstances.
  • Other minor changes.

Version 0.7.2 96.1 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later, Thunderbird 10.0 and later

  • Added localization: Portuguese (Brazilian, pt-BR). Thanks to ouesten for providing it.
  • Improved tooltips for the language items in the menu of the toolbar button. It should help with long language names that are too easily truncated when the toolbar button is placed inside the Australis menu panel (Firefox 29 and later).
  • Other minor changes.

Version 0.7.1 88.4 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later, Thunderbird 10.0 and later

Changes since latest public release 0.6:
  • Added new localizations: German (de), French (fr) and Dutch (nl). Thanks to Erwin D. Glockner, AriesFr and markh, respectively, for providing them.
  • Improved compatibility with the new Australis theme (Firefox 29 and later); the Languages toolbar button is now built with the mechanisms provided by the new Customization System, allowing it to display its contents inside the main menu panel.
  • Improved compatibility with many popular complete themes.
  • Other minor changes.

Changes since release 0.7:
  • Prevent a possible memory leak introduced in release 0.7.

Version 0.6 66.8 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later, Thunderbird 10.0 and later

  • Added localization: Chinese (Simplified). Thanks to YFdyh000 for providing it.
  • Added a preferences window. Access to it via the details page of the extension, in the Add-ons Manager.
  • Fixed some sentences displayed in mixed languages after a switch without restarting the application.

Version 0.5.5 53.4 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later, Thunderbird 10.0 and later

  • Added a new preference for to show the language tag next to the respective language names inside the toolbar button. For the moment, it's only accessible via about:config, as extensions.simplels.button.showDescriptions.
  • Recovered the "Restore to Default" button in the "User Interface Language" window for the pending cases. It wasn't still available for users using some specific Linux builds of Firefox.

Version 0.5.4 51.8 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later, Thunderbird 10.0 and later

  • Improved compatibility with new Australis customization system (Firefox 28.0a1). All known issues have been managed.
  • Recovered old default destination for the "Get more language packs" command.

Version 0.5.3 50.3 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later, Thunderbird 10.0 and later

  • Fixed destination of the "Get more language packs" command, due to changes to the Mozilla's servers infrastructure.
  • Fixed: compatibility with the improved in-content preferences page (about:preferences) in Firefox 28.0a1.
  • Fixed cropped contents of the "User Interface Language" window in some cases.
  • Fixed a rare case where the toolbar button shows the wrong selected language after a switch.
  • Other internal minor changes.

Compatibility with the new Australis Customization system recently landed in Firefox 28.0a1 is in progress. There are some known issues, see:
https://github.com/nohamelin/simple-locale-switcher/issues/3

Version 0.5.2 49.5 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later, Thunderbird 10.0 and later

  • Added: the selected language is displayed on top of the Languages pane in the Add-ons Manager, next to a link to the "User Interface Language" window.
  • Fixed the destination of the "Get more language packs" command for non-common platforms.
  • Fixed cropped contents of the "User Interface Language" window in some cases.
  • Improved the appearance of the toolbar button with the icons+text mode for toolbars (only Firefox).

Version 0.5.1 46.6 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later, Thunderbird 10.0 and later

* Fix changes in the "User Interface Language" window not always being saved.
* Other minor changes.

The source code is now at Github:
https://github.com/nohamelin/simple-locale-switcher

Version 0.5 46.0 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later, Thunderbird 10.0 and later

First release submitted to AMO.