[Project_owners] Updating extension problem

Eric Jung grimholtz at yahoo.com
Mon Mar 28 14:09:59 EST 2005


http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cross-posting

--- Roman Mironenko <roman_mir at hotmail.com> wrote:
> Cross-posting?
> That's interesting.
> 
> >
> >http://forums.mozillazine.org/viewtopic.php?t=242273
> >
> >Cross-posting is lame.
> >
> >
> >--- Matthew Wilson <matthew at mjwilson.demon.co.uk> wrote:
> > > Firefox sometimes caches old versions of the file. Try loading
> the
> > > RDF
> > > file in your main browser window and reload until you get the
> > > correct
> > > version. Then try the update again. If that fails then clear
> your
> > > cache,
> > > restart and retry.
> > >
> > > Matthew
> > >
> > > Roman Mironenko wrote:
> > > > Hmm, strange, I just fixed the reference it still gives out
> the
> > > same error.
> > > > I will have to spend more time on this.
> > > > Thanks.
> > > >
> > > >> Roman Mironenko wrote:
> > > >>
> > > >>> Hi everyone,
> > > >>> I wonder if anyone here has experienced the following:
> > > >>>
> > > >>> I have my extension on
> http://www.devlib.org/mozdev/russkey/
> > > >>>
> > > >>> and it is allright, if you don't have the earlier version
> the
> > > >>> extension can be installed from there and works fine. 
> However
> > > when I
> > > >>> tested the update functionality on my setup (FireFox 1.0.2)
> on
> > > win2k,
> > > >>> and on winXP with this update RDF file:
> > > >>> http://russkey.mozdev.org/russkeyupdate.rdf , I get the
> > > following
> > > >>> error: "Firefox encountered problems when updating your
> > > software, and
> > > >>> as a result not all components could be upgraded"  Details:
> > > "Russ Key
> > > >>> 0.2 (Not a valid install package.)"
> > > >>>
> > > >>>
> > > >>> Now, when I test with this:
> > > >>> http://russkey.mozdev.org/testrusskeyupdate.rdf RDF file
> (same
> > > file
> > > >>> but the extension version is 0.2.1) and with the
> russkey.xpi
> > > file
> > > >>> located on my computer
> > > >>>
> > >
>
>(<em:updateLink>file:///D:/development/cvs/russkey/downloads/russkey.xpi</em:updateLink>)
> > >
> > > >>>
> > > >>>
> > > >>> the extension updates just fine without any errors!
> > > >>>
> > > >>> Well, I am confused.
> > > >>
> > > >>
> > > >> http://russkey.mozdev.org/russkeyupdate.rdf points to
> > > >> http://downloads.mozdev.org/autocopy/russkey.xpi (in its
> > > >> em:updateLink), which does not exist. Presumably you mean
> > > >> downloads.mozdev.org/russkey/russkey.xpi.
> > > >>
> > > >> Matthew
> > > >>
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