Overview of Selected Extensions Available for Mozilla Firebird
Saturday June 14th, 2003
engmike8 writes: "Neowin.net has posted an article in the software section overviewing some of the plugins for Mozilla Firebird."
I had notice this, I was gona mention it today, but I have been beeten to it!
never used firebird before--but of course i plan to switch after the fusion with mozilla. i was wondering how the extentions are gonna be organized, i mean, is there a common GUI widget to view/remove installed extensions?
this would be help app usability a lot, especially to unexpert users.
#3 Re: How ext. are organized?
by willll <email@example.com>
Sunday June 15th, 2003 11:18 AM
In the options dialog there is an extensions panel which allows you to disable/enable extensions and access their settings. Hopefully, there will be an uninstall button soon.
The uninstall functionality for extension was always going to be implemented for the next release since Mozilla 1.0.
Currently extension authors have to hack their own uninstallers.
#6 Re: Uninstall
by sgarrity <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sunday June 15th, 2003 3:01 PM
Dave Hyatt says in a <a href="<http://weblogs.mozillazin…hives/2003_06.html#003491>">recent weblog posting</a>: <blockquote>"I hope to crank out extension uninstall before Firebird 1.0 comes out."</blockquote>
Currently you can view what extensions are available and enable/dissable them. Hayatt says by Firebird 1.0 he'll implement uninstall, but hopefully it will be sooner ;) As for a "common GUI widget to vew/install extensions. Clav's working on one now based off of Extension - Room. <http://downloads.mozdev.o…g/extensionroom/em/em.xpi> (download) <http://forums.mozillazine…org/viewtopic.php?t=13194> (Thread)