Last night was a usual “15 hours on a plane brings your sleep cycle into the fifth dimension” one for me.
I was pondering through the planet mozilla and realized that despite great effort from our UX Team, Firefox 4 nightly does not show up the single, most important information piece about the state of my browser, it does not answer the question that our whole project is living now:
How many blockers do we have until we reach Release Candidate
Well, you probably can imagine everything from there – now, I present you the missing piece – Fx4 Hard Blockers Counter extension in its full glory.
11 replies on “Firefox 4 hard blockers counter”
Nice idea, but it screws up the toolbar layout on XP when I add it to the navigation toolbar.
@Dan: yeah, I can reproduce it on Mac. It’s probably a bug in Addon Kit 🙁
Installed it but do not see the counter. I’m on Linux.
nice idea. 🙂
The toolbar layour issue is also present here on Linux.
One other issue: Right-click opens a website as well as the menu.
@Lars: take a look at the bottom of the window, you should see an addon bar. If not, go to View->Toolbars and enable Addon bar.
@Lars: per default it appeared in the Addon-bar in the lower right (note that the bar is only ~75% of its usual hight due to the issue described above)
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Ahh. My persona makes the addon bar black in the corner on the right. Black text on black background….
Very nice! 98 remaining bugs
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