Today, nearly 4 years, 123 comments and 42 votes after having been opened, Mozilla bug 228684 â€“ Remember overrides of Certificate Domain Name Mismatch was updated to Resolved.
It seems there is a conflict between the beta of the Flash Player 8 (Maelstrom) plugin for FF and the adblock extension. A quick google turned up this entry in Sean Corfield’s blog which contains a short discussion of the issue in the comments section. Current solution: disable Obj-tabs (under adblock options).
Speaking of the player beta I’ve been checking out some of the various Maelstrom examples (in between testing existing content of course) but haven’t come across any news of the ECMAScript for XML (E4X) functionality that was suspected to be included. I wonder if thats beacuse it’s not ’sexy’ enough for the current Maelstrom ‘discovery’ commotion or perhaps it didn’t make it in?
I’m catching up on my reading so this may be old news.
It looks like an alpha of mozilla.org’s Devmo site has gone live here:
update: Woops, I forgot to title this entry. Fixed that.
Here is a link to a mozillazine.org knowledge base article detailing the various about: links supported by FireFox (and Mozilla):
Those cache links are good to know about – they’ll come in handy when debugging. The award for kookiest goes to about:kitchensink. And you know what? The length of that bugzilla thread discussing it does not surprise me one bit.