Firefox extension in FF3.0+?

Asked by Zaki Manian on 2008-09-23

The Firefox extension doesn't appear to be working for me in Firefox 3.0. The panel applet shows blank when I am in Firefox. Any ideas?

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Jack Moffitt (metajack) said : #1

The same thing happens to me. I haven't yet figured out how to fix it.

Zaki Manian (zmanian) said : #2

Okay I'll take a look at the code and see if anything comes to me.

First thing I noticed is the file .mozilla/firefox/CurrentURL doesn't get

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> (dillanh) said : #3

I had the same problem.
I solved it by:

1. Open the firefox_extension folder with terminal. Type make .
2. Open the firefox_extension/chrome folder with terminal. Type Make .

Zaki Manian (zmanian) said : #4

I can confirm this worked for me.

richardh9935 (richardh9935) said : #5

Many thanks.

Is it reasonable to expect the packagers to do this step, or to at least tell me I need to do it?

Elliot Murphy (statik) said : #6

hi richardh9935, i would love to get a patch which improves the packaging. anything you can do to help is very much appreciated.