Fire.fm Version History

31 versions

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Version 1.4.16 412.7 kB Works with Firefox 20.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.17 and later

  • Removed global private browsing support, since it was also removed from Firefox.
  • Should work in Firefox 20 and above.

Version 1.4.15 414.8 kB Works with Firefox 16.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.13 and later

  • Fixes compatibility problem with Firefox 16 that causes a load problem on Windows and Linux.
  • Tag station selection works again.
  • Station selection dialog UI fixes for Mac OS.
  • Locale updates (hu, gl-ES and bg-BG).

Version 1.4.14 406.5 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later, SeaMonkey 2.0 and later

  • Updated Polish and Swedish locales.

Version 1.4.13 405.5 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.0.*

  • Fixed a bug that resets the volume for every new station.
  • Added Hungarian translation.

Version 1.4.12 399.4 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.0.*

  • Fixed a problem that caused the second station to trigger a false plugin error message. Apologies to our users who had to deal with this.

Version 1.4.11 399.4 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.0.*

  • More fixes related to the "Communication failed" error in Firefox 4.
  • Fixed tag name bug when it contains spaces
  • Removed Loved Tracks station, that Last.fm no longer supports.
  • Fixed bug that caused Free label to appear when it shouldn't.
  • Stability and performance fixes.

Version 1.4.10 439.3 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.0.*

  • Fixed bug that caused "Communication failed" in new installs on recent Firefox 4 betas
  • Added Swedish locale.

Version 1.4.9 429.1 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 - 4.0b8pre, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.0.*

  • Fixed component registration for Firefox 4.
  • Fixed toolbar for Firefox 4.
  • Improved icon for Add-ons Manager in Firefox 4.
  • Updated and enabled Serbian locale.
  • Removed some legacy compatibility.

Version 1.4.8 422.9 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 4.0b7pre, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.0.*

  • Fixed new authorization bug introduced by a change in Last.fm.

  • Fixed some theme issues on Mac and Firefox 4.0.

  • There's a known bug that is causing a Communication Failed error on Windows, on Firefox 3.6.6 and 4.0b1. This appears to be related to a new feature called out of process plugins. The beta version of Firefox 3.6.7 seems to fix this issue, so we'll have to wait and see.

Version 1.4.7 421.9 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 4.0b2pre, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.0.*

  • Fixed startup problem (introduced in 1.4.5) that was causing accounts not to be loaded and an authorization error.

  • Fixed login validation for users of Portuguese (and maybe other) locale sites.

  • Minor style fix for Personas compatibility.

Version 1.4.6 420.9 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.7a6pre, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.0.*

  • Fixed a bug that caused the authorization step to fail intermittently.

  • There are still a few users who are having problems with the account verification step. If you're having any such problems, please use the support information provided above. Thanks!

Version 1.4.5 420.9 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.7a6pre, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.0.*

  • Fixed bug that caused the authorization step to fail all the time (Last.fm change).

  • Major code rework to improve Firefox startup performance.

  • Fixed a few startup-related bugs.

  • Support for Firefox nightlies, including interaction with NoScript, Flashblock and others.

Version 1.4.4 419.8 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.7a5pre, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.0.*

Some recent changes on Last.fm were causing problems with the account creation process (again!). This version fixes all of those problems.

Version 1.4.3 419.8 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.7a5pre, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.0.*

* Fixed bugs related to user account creation.
* Changed startup sequence to load accounts faster.
* Fixed glitch in station button that made it glow indefinitely.
* Updated NoScript detection, which failed with recent versions.

Version 1.4.2 418.8 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.7a5pre, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.0.*

  • Fixed encoding problem during log in process, and added more logging to better diagnose other possible bugs.

  • Fixed preference icons for SeaMonkey.

  • Fixed a couple of bugs that prevented the add-on from working on Firefox nightlies.

  • Added Dutch translation.

Version 1.4.1 403.5 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.7a5pre, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.0.*

- Fixed a small bug where accounts are not listed in the Options/Preferences dialog.
- Added support for Hebrew and Japanese (incomplete) locales.

Version 1.4 396.3 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.7a1pre, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.0.*

  • Complete rewrite of authentication mechanism. We no longer rely on cookies to check the log in status, which was the cause of many login bugs.

  • Added Amazon button to purchase tracks (with affiliate code).

  • Video feature was taken down temporarily due to recent problems.

  • Added SeaMonkey support. With the exception of some missing icons (will fix soon!), everything should work as expected.

  • Other minor bug fixes.

Version 1.3.1 366.6 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.7a1pre

  • Added ru-RU, ja, he-IL and gl-ES and zh-CN locales.

  • Fixed a bug in the preferences window for 3.6 compatibility. This has the downside that there are 2 untranslated strings in all locales. We'll fix this for 1.4.

  • Please note that this update doesn't fix the login problem some users have been experiencing. This will be fixed in 1.4, when we will change the login process completely.

Version 1.3 354.3 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.5.*

- Fixed the recent Communication Failed error caused by an unannounced change made by Last.fm. Anonymous radio listening is no longer supported, so you'll have to log in to listen to radio.
- New stations: neighborhood and loved tracks, grouped under My Stations.
- Added support for free tracks. Free tracks are now displayed in the radio control and can be easily downloaded.
- You can now easily look at the video for a track when it is available in its Last.fm page.
- Added support for Private Mode. Scrobbling and station history are now disabled in Private Mode. This can be changed in the Preferences window.
- Added support for keyboard shortcuts. Ctrl+Shift+O opens the Start Station dialog. Ctrl+Shift+F plays/stops radio.
- Added support for hand gestures, disabled by default. More info: http://firefm.sourceforge.net/help/#gestures
- The recent history feature can now be disabled in the Preferences window.
- The status bar toolbar now supports all of our buttons.
- Using the lastest Last.fm radio API.

Version 1.2.5 336.9 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.5.*

- Applied a patch by Giorgo Maone, to fix a compatibility issue with the NoScript add-on.

Version 1.2.4 336.9 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.5.*

Fixed compatibility issues with Flashblock, Stop Autoplay and MediaWrap.
Improved station search algorithm, to prevent incorrectly chosen artist stations.
Fixed some UI glitches in the statusbar in Firefox 3.5.

Version 1.2.3 336.9 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.5.*

Fixed a long-standing issue that was preventing Fire.fm from working in less-common platforms such as BSD and Solaris.
Polish locale is back.

Version 1.2.2 335.9 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.1b3pre

Fixed a problem that was causing My Library to show Invalid Station in many cases.
The "blocked by system or network" error doesn't block the UI anymore.
Fixed the logger level.

Version 1.2.1 335.9 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.1b3pre

Fixed a bug that was causing international site users to fail logging in.

Version 1.2 335.9 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.1b3pre

- Uses the Last.fm 2.0 API, which gives the user more control, and avoids having to store the Last.fm password in order to use Scrobble.
- Tagging tracks, artists and albums is now possible. For users with customized toolbars: you'll need to look for the new Tag button in the customize toolbar dialog.
- The status bar controls now allow a 'Full' version that shows track information.
- Added easy access to the 'My Library' station.
- Simplified Chinese (zh-CN) is now supported.

Version 1.1.5 279.6 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.1b2

Fixed an emergency bug that is preventing users from listening to music while being signed out of the site.
Added Finish (fi-FI) locale.

Version 1.1.4 275.5 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.1b2

Minor fix to support Firefox 3.1 b2.

Version 1.1.3 276.5 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.1b1

Issues fixed:
[ 2079491 ] Player is blocked by a combination of installed extensions (Flashblock, NoScript). This fixes the "Communication failed" error.
[ 2072766 ] Statusbar causes problem with Foxytunes statusbar

Some locale entries were updated.

Version 1.1.2 264.2 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.0.*

Added Galician translation.

Issues fixed:
[ 2087961 ] Flash permissions file not written as UTF-8 on Windows. This solves the issue for users who were receiving the following message: "Fire.fm is being blocked by a security application or firewall".
[ 2089836 ] User names are case insensitive. Fixes scrobbling and login issues.
[ 2058989 ] Save space in duplicated locales
[ 2087965 ] Menu images cause crashes on Mac
[ 2079622 ] Minimize Master Password annoyances

Version 1.1.1 261.1 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.0.*

Added Portuguese (Brazil) language entries.

Issues fixed:
[2048734] ExtensionToolbar does not recognize that I am logged in
[2056130] Saved password can be on http://last.fm, not only https
[2051778] Conflict with Stop Autoplay extension
[2020862] Enable stop button while station is loading
[2043375] Add more info to default error in Remote object
[2041824] Context menu play is broken
[2034693] Firefox prompts for master password twice