Features & Screenshots
This package provides following features.
After you installed this addon, the Sidebar will be undocked from the browser window.
You can collapse / expand undocked sidebar with double-click. Moreover, if you uncheck the button top-left position in the Sidebar, Sidebar will be collapsed and expand automatically when you point on the Sidebar.
This is an archive of the document introducing this extension, for the XUL contest in the Mozilla.Party.jp 5.0. It explains technical information about 3.2.2009110201 and older versions.
There is the updating history and the list of known problems.
Known problems on 3.2.2009110201 and olders
Some panels will not work.
When the sidebar window is always raised, other windows of Mozilla are placed in the back of other applications. This is a bug of Mozilla for win32.
Works on Nightly 48.0a1.
Fixed: Suppress "sidebar.contentDocument is undefined" error on the initial showing.
Modified: "jar" archive is no longer included.
Improved: Floating sidebar is updated asynchronously based on MutationObserver.
Works on Nightly 20.0a1.
Drop support for Firefox 9 and older versions.
Fixed: Don't hide the floating Sidebar itself when a tooltip in the Sidebar panel is hidden.
Rewrite totally for Firefox 4 and later.
Re-design for undocking of the Sidebar.
Drop other features (user-defined Sidebar panels and the toolbar button). Instead, All-in-One Sidebar provides those features.
Works on Firefox 3.6 and Trunk.
Fixed: New panels can be added in undocked sidebar window.
Fixed: Initial dialog to confirm adding the toolbar button is shown correctly in Mac OS X.
Works on Firefox 3 beta5.
Fixed: Autoscroll is disabled for bookmarks and some panels in undocked Sidebar correctly.
Fixed: Some errors disappeared.
Fixed: Empty navigation-bar doesn't show initializing dialog anymore.
Fixed: Browser window can be closed correctly with the undocked sidebar.
Fixed: Broken browser after closing the undocked sidebar disappeared.
Improved: This extension confirms that a custom button should or shouldn't be inserted to the navigation toolbar.
Modified: Uninstallation button disappeared.
Modified: Now the Sidebar always reloads the panel even if it is closed with user-defined panel.
Improved: Now the released package includes following langauge packs: Polish (pl-PL, by lenrock), Espaﾃｱol (Espaﾃｱa) (es-ES, by Proyecto NAVE), French (Franﾃｧais) (fr-FR, by Jean-Bernard Marcon), and Chinese (Simplified) (zh-CN, by George C. Tsoi).
Fixed: Broken context menu in the undocked Sidebar, on Firefox with Gecko 1.8, disappeared. (maybe)
Fixed: Firefox can work correctly. The fatal error disappeared.
Fixed: Works on Firefox builds with Gecko 1.8 correctly. (maybe)
Fixed: Works completely with All-In-One Sidebar. (maybe)
Fixed: Works correctly even if it is installed after installation of the All-In-One Sidebar 0.4.2. (Now, Ez Sidebar stops toggling operations about the Sidebar, until the Ez Sidebar itself is completely initialized.)
Fixed: Last state of the Sidebar can be restored on every startup correctly.