[Jslib] jslib:about doesn't work

Pete Collins pete at mozdevgroup.com
Sun Aug 5 07:23:38 PDT 2012

On 8/4/12 3:27 PM, David VANTYGHEM wrote:
> Hello,
> jslib:about as an URL works well with Mozilla firefox Portable version
> 3.6.28 but doesn't work with recent versions (13, 14..).

That is correct. That code has been since broken in the newer builds.

> I think there's a relation with this another problem : I can install
> and activate Jslib in all versions of Mozilla Firefox but my software
> https://sourceforge.net/projects/compilibre/files/COMPILIBRE-installer.xpi
> works only with Mozilla firefox Portable version 3.6.28, it doesn't
> work with recent versions, I've got the following error :

Yes this too is broken. The "jslib" top level DOM object is broken in
newer builds of Mozilla.

To fix, you will need to include jslib in your XUL files.

  <script type="application/javascript"
src="chrome://jslib/content/jslib.js" />


Pete Collins - Founder, Mozdev Group Inc.
Mozilla Software Development Solutions
tel: 1-719-302-5811
fax: 1-719-302-5813 

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