[LibX] Broken google cues with Firefox 3.5

Victoria Lin weilin at hulmail.harvard.edu
Fri Jul 10 07:53:40 PDT 2009


Hi Godmar,
I released a new edition on Tuesday, do we need a rebuild to make the google
cue work?

thanks, Victoria

On Fri, 10 Jul 2009 10:39:43 -0400, Godmar Back wrote
> Should work now - Mike fixed it.
> 
>  - Godmar
> 
> On Tue, Jul 7, 2009 at 10:20 AM, Victoria 
> Lin<weilin at hulmail.harvard.edu> wrote:
> > Hi any update on the broken Google cue. We plan to release a new edition
> > this week, but we can wait if the google cue can be fixed in a couple of
> > days.
> >
> > thanks, Victoria
> >
> > On Tue, 30 Jun 2009 16:54:14 -0400, Godmar Back wrote
> >> The Google cue is definitely broken - we'll look at it. Hopefully, we can
> >> push an update without requiring a rebuild.
> >>
> >> Unfortunately, there was another issue between when I rebuild all test
> >> revisions at about 1pm that I noticed only now. It required another rebuild,
> >> which I did just now; however, I did not send another email to all edition
> >> maintainers about it. So even if you rebuild after June 13, you'll probably
> >> need to make the last test revision live.
> >>
> >> There's a subtlety here: this second fix is needed to allow for automatic
> >> updates where a client will see "there's an update" when they start their
> >> Firefox, or when they update to 3.5.  You will not have noticed the need for
> >> this fix unless you tested this exact scenario. (Simply installing LibX in
> >> FF3.5 has worked for all builds since June 13, but notice the difference
> >> between the two scenarios.)
> >>
> >>  - Godmar
> >>
> >> On Tue, Jun 30, 2009 at 3:32 PM, Natalie M Palermo <palermo at lsu.edu>
> >> wrote:
> >>
> >>
> >> I have the same problem. Earlier this morning, powells.com was the only
> >> one that did not show cues. I could swear that was after building my
> >> revision but before making it live.
> >> >
> >> > Natalie Palermo, Systems Librarian
> >> > LSU Libraries, Louisiana State University
> >> > Baton Rouge, LA  70803
> >> > Email:  palermo at lsu.edu
> >> > Phone: (225) 578-3330 Fax: (225) 578-6535
> >> >
> >> > -----Original Message-----
> >> > From: libx-bounces at mozdev.org [mailto:libx-bounces at mozdev.org] On Behalf
> >> > Of Glenn, Jacob
> >> > Sent: Tuesday, June 30, 2009 2:25 PM
> >> > To: libx at mozdev.org
> >> > Subject: [LibX] Broken cues with Firefox 3.5
> >> >
> >> > Cues that are not working in my recently rebuilt LibX edition, using
> >> > Firefox
> >> > 3.5:
> >> >
> >> > 1. abebooks.com (1)
> >> > 2. google.com
> >> > 3. google.ca
> >> > 4. powells.com
> >> >
> >> > Anybody else having the same problem?
> >> >
> >> > Jake
> >> >
> >> > On 6/30/09 1:18 PM, "Godmar Back" <godmar at gmail.com> wrote:
> >> >
> >> > >
> >> > > Correct - it should work if built after June 13.
> >> > >
> >> > > I have just started a script that will rebuild all 1498 live editions
> >> > > and send
> >> > > an email to the edition maintainer explaining what action is required
> >> > > if your
> >> > > live revision was not rebuilt after June 13.
> >> > >
> >> > > In short, unless it was built after June 13, you need to test and
> >> > > "make live"
> >> > > your test revision to ensure your users will have an update available
> >> > > when
> >> > > they update to 3.5. Otherwise, LibX will be disabled (though the
> >> > > browser will
> >> > > continue to check for compatible updates should they later become
> >> > > available.)
> >> > >
> >> > >  - Godmar
> >> > >
> >> > > On Tue, Jun 30, 2009 at 1:09 PM, Campbell, James (jmc)
> >> > > <jmc at virginia.edu>
> >> > > wrote:
> >> > >> This was discussed here a couple of weeks ago. The LibX folks
> >> > >> reported having
> >> > >> tested successfully with 3.5, added it to the list of FF versions
> >> > >> compatible
> >> > >> with LibX, and recommended a rebuild.   It¹s working fine for me.
> >> > >> Unlike half
> >> > >> my other add-ons.
> >> > >>
> >> > >>
> >> > >>
> >> > >>       - Jim Campbell
> >> > >>
> >> > >>
> >> > >>
> >> > >>       Digital Access Librarian | Librarian for German
> >> > >>
> >> > >>       University of Virginia Library | Charlottesville, VA 22904-4112
> >> > >>
> >> > >>
> >> > >>
> >> > >>       513 Alderman | campbell at virginia.edu | 434-924-4985
> >> > >>
> >> > >>
> >> > >>
> >> > >> From: libx-bounces at mozdev.org [mailto:libx-bounces at mozdev.org] On
> >> > >> Behalf Of
> >> > >> kristin buxton
> >> > >> Sent: Tuesday, June 30, 2009 1:00 PM
> >> > >> To: Dan Sich
> >> > >> Cc: libx at mozdev.org
> >> > >> Subject: Re: [LibX] LibX v Firefox 3.5
> >> > >>
> >> > >>
> >> > >>
> >> > >> I just rebuilt and it worked fine for me.
> >> > >>
> >> > >> On Tue, Jun 30, 2009 at 9:58 AM, Dan Sich <dansich at gmail.com> wrote:
> >> > >>
> >> > >> Greetings,
> >> > >>
> >> > >> I'm seeing some posts in twitter suggesting that LibX won't work with
> >> > >> Firefox
> >> > >> v 3.5.  Will a re-build surmount this problem, or is there more work
> >> > >> to be
> >> > >> done under the hood at the developer end?
> >> > >>
> >> > >> Thanks,
> >> > >> Dan Sich
> >> > >>
> >> > >> University of Western Ontario
> >> > >>
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> > Victoria Lin
> > Systems Librarian
> > Harvard University Library
> > Office for Information Systems
> > 90 Mt. Auburn St
> > Cambridge, MA 02138
> > Tel: 617-495-3724
> > Email: weilin at hulmail.harvard.edu
> >
> >


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