Flagfox Version History

118 versions

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Version 4.0.14 597.0 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 4.0b6, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.1a3

* IP address location database update for February 2011
* Warn users of Firefox 3.0 & 3.5 to update (once); 3.0 is EOL and 3.5 will be soon

Version 4.0.13 593.9 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 4.0b6, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.1a3

* IP address location database update for January 2011

Version 4.0.12 590.8 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 4.0b6, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.1a3

* IP address location database update for December 2010

Version 4.0.11 587.8 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 4.0b6, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.1a3

* IP address location database update for November 2010
* Some locale updates
* Fixed hotclick menu in edit action dialog to not truncate long localizations or resize menu to selection
* Switched Geotool over to new subdomain name created to resist a new massive wave of server crippling abuse
* Added cookie based system to identify Flagfox version to Geotool so we can restrict access to bogus clients
(no computer/personally identifying information; all users of the same Flagfox version use the same cookie)

Version 4.0.10 584.7 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 4.0b6, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.1a3

* IP address location database update for October 2010
* Added Latvian (lv-LV) locale
* Added dialog to point users of new incompatible application versions to Flagfox 4.1a2+

Version 4.0.9 576.5 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 4.0b6, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.1a3

* IP address location database update for September 2010
* Updates to some locales
* Will now warn the way too many lingering Firefox 3.0.x users that their browser is EOL (once only)
* Improved readability in error reporting by back-converting paths to their actual resource:// URLs

Version 4.0.8 573.4 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 4.0b6, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.1a3

* IP address location database update for August 2010
* Some minor locale updates

Version 4.0.7 569.3 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 4.0b4pre, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.1a3pre

* IP address location database update for July 2010
* Added support for latest Firefox 4.0b2pre & SeaMonkey 2.1a3pre after an API change on 2010-6-22

Version 4.0.6 560.1 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.7a6pre, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.0.*

* IP address location database update for June 2010
* Added support for latest Firefox 3.7a5pre with new Addon Manager API
* Added support for positioning new tabs for actions based on browser settings
* Added support for positioning new tabs for actions within Tree Style Tab extension
* Optimized startup and action template parsing a little bit

Version 4.0.5 555.0 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.7a5pre, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.0.*

* IP address location database update for May 2010
* Minor updates to some locales

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