Version 3 changelog

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Version 3 changelog

Post by DaveG » Mon Feb 22, 2010 4:00 am

The use of old versions is not recommended, as your IP location database will be out of date.

Version 4.x changelog is available here.

Version 3.3.20 — January 5, 2010 — 470 KB
* IP database update for January 2010

Version 3.3.19 — December 8, 2009 — 466 KB
* IP database update for December 2009
* Some minor locale updates

Version 3.3.18 — November 6, 2009 — 464 KB
* IP database update for November 2009

Version 3.3.17 — October 7, 2009 — 463 KB
* IP database update for October 2009

Version 3.3.16 — September 2, 2009 — 462 KB
* IP database update for September 2009

Version 3.3.15 — August 2, 2009 — 462 KB
* IP database update for August 2009

Version 3.3.14 — July 5, 2009 — 459 KB
* IP database update for July 2009

Version 3.3.13 — June 4, 2009 — 457 KB
* IP database update for June 2009
* Switched over to new Flagfox.net domain name

Version 3.3.12 — May 3, 2009 — 457 KB
* IP database update for May 2009

Version 3.3.11 — April 3, 2009 — 464 KB
* IP database update for April 2009
* Added Vietnamese (vi-VN) locale

Version 3.3.10 — March 10, 2009 — 457 KB
* IP database update for March 2009
* Added Czech (cs-CZ) locale

Version 3.3.9 — February 19, 2009 — 455 KB
* Worked around bug in certain system cleaners that would damage Flagfox install

Version 3.3.8 — February 4, 2009 — 455 KB
* IP database update for February 2009
* Disabled TLD note for Tuvalu (.tv) due to widespread sale for abbreviation of "television"
* Tweaked padding for addressbar-left position
* Added Lithuanian (lt-LT) locale

Version 3.3.7 — January 3, 2009 — 450 KB
* IP database update for January 2009

Version 3.3.6 — December 22, 2008 — 446 KB
* Fixed statusbar-right position to not move with popup, SSL, & downloads icons
* Improved Flock support (versions 1.0-2.0.*)
* Added SeaMonkey support (versions 2.0a2+ only)
* Some address bar positions are not available in certain browsers

Version 3.3.5 — December 4, 2008 — 445 KB
* IP database update for December 2008
* Fixed a couple flag icons
* Fixed an extension conflict
* Changed popups to info bars (limit one unique message per session)

Version 3.3.4 — November 3, 2008 — 443 KB
* IP database update for November 2008
* Added Malaysian (ms-MY) locale

Version 3.3.3 — October 4, 2008 — 444 KB
* IP database update for October 2008
* Disabled lookup attempts for IPv6 and added IPv6 localhost icon (i.e. for Vista)
* Added domain and IP address to tooltip for unknown sites
* Added Macedonian (mk-MK) locale

Version 3.3.2 — September 20, 2008 — 438 KB
* Fixed error on loading into a window without an address bar
* Added some exceptions to TLD check
* Some more locale fixes

Version 3.3.1 — September 17, 2008 — 437 KB
* Fixed some error reporting problems
* Some minor icon and locale fixes
* Added support for Flock 2

Version 3.3.0 — September 15, 2008 — 437 KB
* IP database update for September 2008
* Added ability to position flag icon in address bar (some positions require Firefox 3+)
* Added "Left Most" option for status bar positioning (and "Right Most" in RTL locales)
* Added new custom action feature to allow user specified lookup URLs
* Added Google search within domain as default custom action (disabled by default)
* Replaced obsolete proxy prompt with a simple warning
* Added a warning when Flagfox is not set to have updates checked (needed for IPDB accuracy)
* Added a popup note for when TLD does not match the current country (common user confusion)
* Added an error icon and tooltip to distinguish a lookup error from an unknown site
* Changed private IP address range names to better describe CIDR block
* Improved error detection and reporting
* Fixed problem with Wikipedia linking for some localized installations
* Fixed some issues with preferences
* Added Bulgarian (bg-BG), Turkish (tr-TR), and Persian (fa-IR) locales and updated existing locales
* Dropped support for Firefox 1.5 and added support for Firefox 3.1 prereleases

Version 3.2.8 — August 4, 2008 — 406 KB
* IP database update for August 2008
* Added support for Wikipedia locale variants (zh-TW & zh-CN are now properly requested)
* Added Hungarian (hu-HU) locale and updated a few strings in existing locales

Version 3.2.7 — July 4, 2008 — 404 KB
* IP database update for July 2008
* Updated a few flag icons
* Fixed minor bug in setting options
* Added Romanian (ro-RO) locale

Version 3.2.6 — June 3, 2008 — 400 KB
* IP database update for June 2008
* Fixed proxy check to not prompt when remote DNS is not enabled/available
* Added Bengali (bn-IN) locale and updated some strings in existing locales

Version 3.2.5 — May 12, 2008 — 396 KB
* Added hand cursor on flag mouseover when clickable
* Added hover color for clickable text links in options/about
* Updated Serbian locale code to sr-RS from sr-YU
* This version is compatible with Firefox 3.0.*

Version 3.2.4 — May 3, 2008 — 396 KB
* IP database update for May 2008

Version 3.2.3 — April 2, 2008 — 395 KB
* IP database update for April 2008

Version 3.2.2 — March 22, 2008 — 393 KB
* Fixed Wikipedia linking for some locales and installations
* Improved proxy and error handling and added dialogue buttons to go to the forums
* All manual and automatic proxy settings should now be detected correctly

Version 3.2.1 — March 6, 2008 — 392 KB
* IP database update for March 2008
* Updated a few flag icons
* Fixed glitch when switching through tabs while Firefox is busy
* Added Russian (ru-RU) and Icelandic (is-IS) locales

Version 3.2.0 — February 22, 2008 — 388 KB
* Added new icons for improved detection of local files and protocols
* Added ability to use some menu items when other features are unavailable
* Added basic support for Firefox's proxy host exclusion list
* Added more informative tooltip for aborted lookup due to proxy option
* Added Danish (da-DK), Serbian (sr-YU), and Argentinian Spanish (es-AR) locales

Version 3.1.7 — February 3, 2008 — 379 KB
* IP database update for February 2008
* Fixed an extension conflict

Version 3.1.6 — January 25, 2008 — 377 KB
* Updated primary flag icon set

Version 3.1.5 — January 13, 2008 — 379 KB
* Fixed thread/memory leak issue in Firefox 3.

Version 3.1.4 — January 12, 2008 — 379 KB
* Fixed context menu position on some systems
* Fixed bug where multiple options dialogues could be opened
* Fixed Firefox 3 session restore bug
* IP database update for January 2008
* Added some missing island nations to the database

Version 3.1.3 — December 25, 2007 — 374 KB
* Added Swedish (sv-SE) and Greek (el-GR) locales

Version 3.1.2 — December 9, 2007 — 368 KB
* Added Arabic (ar) and Finnish (fi-FI) locales

Version 3.1.1 — December 3, 2007 — 370 KB
* Fix for non-standard HTTP ports
* IP database update for December

Version 3.1.0 — November 21, 2007 — 363 KB
* Optimized IP database format; now more compact (40% size reduction)
* Added Whois and Copy IP features in a new context menu
* Removed Geotool/Wikipedia click option; left-click is always Geotool
* Added menu option to choose the middle-click/ctrl+click function
* Added prompt on proxy, with option to save answer (reset via options)
* Added preview window for selecting flag icon set
* Fixed some conflicts with other extensions
* Fixed some display issues in right-to-left locales
* Updated existing locales and added all Flagfox supported locales to Geotool
* Added Japanese (ja-JP), Korean (ko-KR), Portuguese (pt-PT), and Brazilian Portuguese (pt-BR) locales

Version 3.0.7 — November 3, 2007 — 599 KB
* IP database update for November
* Added Polish (pl-PL) locale, and some more tweaks in other locales

Version 3.0.6 — October 27, 2007 — 595 KB
* Fixed transparency issues for uncommon flag shapes
* Fixed compatibility with Firefox 3.0 alphas
* Improved error detection on startup

Version 3.0.5 — October 18, 2007 — 595 KB
* Fixed issue where Geotool could resolve to a different IP due to its different location
* Added option to allow a DNS lookup from behind a proxy (flagfox.allowdnslookup)
* Fixed a few strings in some locales

Version 3.0.4 — October 17, 2007 — 595 KB
* Added proxy detection. Flagfox is now disabled if Firefox is set to use a proxy for the current page. This prevents erroneous local DNS lookup attempts and fixes stalling.

Version 3.0.3 — October 15, 2007 — 594 KB
* Optimized search algorithm to reduce HD cache hits by half
* Removed error console message when at an invalid URL
* Added detection for ctrl+click as middle click for link function
* Improved Wikipedia linking for non-English locales
* Added support for translation into right-to-left written languages
* Added Spanish (es-ES), Simplified Chinese (zh-CN), and Traditional Chinese (zh-TW) locales, and updated a few more strings in the existing locales

Version 3.0.2 — October 6, 2007 — 585 KB
* Fixed icon updating for "about:", "chrome:", and "resource:" URLs
* Added Netherlands (nl-NL) and Hebrew (he-IL) locales

Version 3.0.1 — October 2, 2007 — 580 KB
* Fixed multiple performance issues; RAM usage and load times are now sane
* Fixed bug where flag would not update for homepage
* Fixed ability to open options menu when at unknown site
* Shrunk extension size by compacting IP DB and recompressing flag icons
* Added support for multiple locales in one installer
* Added ability to detect local files
* Added icon position option
* Made tooltip not repeat itself when no domain name
* Made icon style changes apply immediately
* Many code cleanups and improvements
* IP database update for October
* Locale updates for it-IT, fr-FR, and de-DE

Version 3.0.0 was released to BabelZilla for translation purposes only.

Version 2.x changelog is available here.

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