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Archive for May, 2012

Firebug 1.10a9

Friday, May 25th, 2012

getfirebug.com has Firebug 1.10a9

Firebug 1.10a9 fixes 19 issues.

Some highlights from this release:

  • Support for :focus CSS pseudo class (issue 3407)
  • Support for keyboard navigation within completion list (used in the command line) (issue 3660).
  • Better clipboard copy for styles in the Style side panel (issue 5461)

Please post feedback in the newsgroup, thanks.

Jan ‘Honza’ Odvarko

Firebug 1.10a8

Friday, May 11th, 2012

getfirebug.com has another great release: Firebug 1.10a8!

Firebug 1.10a8 fixes 25 issues.

Some highlights from this release:

  • Trace Styles (issue 2916) – This fresh new feature allows to trace all places which affected specific CSS attribute. This feature is now part of the Computed side panel where every CSS
    attribute is now expandable

    As part of this feature, the Computed side panel also supports tooltips for colors, images and fonts.


  • Extended monitorEventS() API (issue 5406) – it’s possible to specify a group of events that should be monitored.

  • Auto Completion for CSS selectors (issue 5421) – Firebug auto-completes IDs or class names when the users creates a new CSS selectors!


  • Link between web-font usage and its declaration (issue 5438) – This feature allows to quickly find the place where web-fonts are declared.

Thanks to awesome Sebastian Zartner and Simon Lindholm who have done tremendous work on this release!

Please post feedback in the newsgroup, thanks.

Jan ‘Honza’ Odvarko

Firebug 1.9.2

Friday, May 4th, 2012

Firebug 1.9.2 has been released! Since it must go through the review process on AMO it can take a few days to appear.

Compatibility table:

  • Firefox 6.0 – 13.0 with Firebug 1.9
  • Firefox 14.0 – 15.0 with Firebug 1.10

This is a maintenance release that fixes several issues already tested with Firebug 1.9.2b1.

Note that Firebug 1.9.2b2 is equal to 1.9.2 and has been released to also updated the beta channel on AMO.

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Jan ‘Honza’ Odvarko