This is an archive of the document introducing this extension, for the XUL contest in the Mozilla.Party.jp 5.0.
There is the updating history and the list of known problems.
The result of searching don't feedback to the search panel.
Some panels will not work.
When the sidebar window is always raised, other windows of NS/Moz are placed in the back of other applications. This is a bug of Mozilla for win32.
Modified: Codes to access content area become secure.
Improved: Works on Netscape 8(beta) now.
Fixed: Works correctly wihtout Rewind/Fastforward Buttons.
Improved: Auto-close and auto-minimize of undocked Sidebar is available.
Improved: You can hide Sidebar on every startup automatically.
Fixed: Closing undocked Sidebar with no browser window doesn't open new browser instance anymore.
Fixed: Works with modified property "window.top".
Improved: The title of the selected panel is shown in the title bar.
Fixed: User actions on links have been processed correctly even if the Sidebar is hidden.
Modified: On Mac OS, "alyways raised" undocked-sidebar has been disabled.
Fixed: The problem of unavailable browser-window which appears when the Sidebar is undocked, has been disappeared on Mac OS X. (maybe)
Improved: Panels have been added and removed without confirming if you wish.
Fixed: Newly added panels have been loaded automatically.
Fixed: "base" elements in sidebar panels have been parsed correctly.
Improved: A new option to load links (which are in Sidebar panels) into the browser window forcibly has been available.
Improved: What's Related and some panels have been available for the undocked Sidebar.
Improved: Buttons on the splitter have been hidable.
Fixed: Freeze problem of dropping shortcuts to Sidebar panels has been fixed.
Fixed: Drag & drop of Sidebar panel items have been available?
Improved: Sidebar panels have been rearrange, add, or remove by their drag and drop.
Improved: The context menu can remove and rename Sidebar panels.
Fixed: Startup problem in lately Mozilla has been removed.
Fixed: Garbages in overlays.rdf in the profile directory have been removed completely by self uninstaller. (These garbages obstructed installing into the directory Mozilla installed, after uninstalling from the profile directory.)
Fixed: A fatal error in the uninstaller has been removed.
Fixed: A bug of uninstaller is corrected.
Fixed: Broken context menu in the undocked sidebar has been corrected on a few of points.
Fixed: A problem, which the undocked Sidebar was shown/hidden with browsing some pages, has been fixed.
Fixed: The context menu has been available in the undocked Sidebar again.
Fixed: Problems caused by Array.concat() have been fixed.
Fixed: Self uninstaller has been available.
Improved: Auto-collapsing of Sidebar has been available with normal Sidebar.
Fixed: Self uninstaller has been available in Mozilla 1.2a later.
Fixed: "Open link in new tab" has been available in undocked Sidebar.
Fixed: Undocked Sidebar has handed right referrers to pages opened from Sidebar panels.
Fixed: The context menu for content area has been available in undocked Sidebar.
Improved: Self uninstaller has been laucned.
Fixed: The context menu in the sidebar window has been shwn again.
Improved: An experimental feature to hide the sidebar window automatically has been launched.
Improved: Operations about the context menu has been changed.
Improved: Sidebar window got to be shown either in full-screen size or not according to your configuration.
Modified: Internal mechanisms are now under reconstruction in order to conform to the standard of Mozilla.
Modified: A button to close the sidebar panel got to appear even when the panel is in floating form.
Modified: The name of this application was changed to "Sidebar Window".
Fixed: A flaw was amended, with which you hadn't been able to hide the normal whenever the floating one had been activated.
Fixed: A flaw was amended, with which you hadn't been able to open a new tab under environments of Mozilla 1.0 RC2.
Improved: Buttons of "Dock" and "Undock" appeared.
The relationship between the normal sidebar and the floating one was
changed; now the two are alternatives of each other; you can change the
form of sidebar panel as you like, either by drag&drops or by
Improved: The panel got to remember its form of last time, folded into a title-bar or not.
Improved: Old two packeges for Mozilla and Netscape 6 were integrated into one.
Fixed: An error in the definition file was corrected.
Fixed: A flaw was amended, with which you hadn't been able to open a new tab when you had clicked an anchor text in the panel.