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Posts from August 2011

Orion is now on by Default in Nightlies

Orion is now the default editor in Scratchpad in Nightlies (as of today, August 18, 2011). You can revert to the textarea-based editor by changing devtools.editor.component to┬átextarea. If you do, please tell us why you did that! Thanks.  


Scratchpad can haz Orion

This weekend, the incomparable Mihai Sucan put the finishing touches on the Orion Source Code editor integration pieces and attached it to the Scratchpad. Orion is an open source code editor project that IBM is building. See Mihai’s blog post for some details and a link to an earlier demo video. It’s currently turned off [...]


Highlighter Integration Build, August 7, 2011

I put together another build this weekend with some of our in-progress patches. I left out a few features that weren’t specifically for the Highlighter that were in the previous version (Orion in Scratchpad, the Style Editor to name two). You can download the build for your platform here: http://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/mozilla.org/firefox/nightly/latest-devtools/. For this build, we wanted [...]


Tagged. 7 Things. Redux.

It’s that time of year again. My esteemed colleague Tim Taubert tagged me for a 7 Things meme post. I am going to take a partial cop-out like Dietrich since I’ve already done one of these a couple of years ago, and despite my best intentions, there haven’t been that many exciting new additions to [...]