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Line Marker Ver.2.0.2009110201 for Mozilla Firefox

What's this? ...abstract

This is an add-on for highlight selected text like a marker. This is a study for DOM2 Range.

Ver.2.0 or later can remember markers you set, for each webpage.

Download Links to XPI packages

If you see any problem, see FAQ at first. If there is no solution, post a report to the issue tracker on the GitHub please.

If you use Mozilla Suite or Netscape 7, see How to install and update? (contains important notes) and How to uninstall by hand?

Screenshots This package provides following features.

The Line Marker is used with the context menu. When the context menu opened with a selection, the menu of Line Marker is available. How to customize markers? See the file "linemarker.rdf" in the profile folder. It is automatically created by this extension.

Known Problems and Feature Requests There is the list of known bugs and requests of new features.

  • List view for all of marked terms.
  • Cache of the database of marked terms.
  • Keep descendant markers if ancestor markers are cleared, for nested markers.

History There is the updating history and the list of known problems.

  • Works on Firefox 3.6 and Minefield.
  • Works on Firefox 3 beta5.
  • Fixed: Stored markers are correctly restored for background tabs.
  • Fixed: Markers are not lost even if they are not restored just after the page is completely loaded.
  • Fixed: Appearance of splitted markers is corrected.
  • Fixed: Now it doesn't hang up if you want to create nested markers.
  • Modified: "Clear This Marker" clears all of descendant markers for nested markers.
  • Improved: The internal implementation has been improved on a few points.
  • Modified: Text nodes include only white-space characters are ignored.
  • Improved: New markers are available.
  • Improved: Markers can be remembered.
  • Improved: Marker can be cleared for each.
  • Fixed: Blank menu on the first startup disappeared.
  • Fixed: Markers can be cleared correctly.
  • Modified: Codes to access content area are rewritten securely.
  • Fixed: Error when whole of the page is selected disappeared.
  • Fixed: Context menu problem on some webpages (Movable Type 3.0, etc.) disappeared.
  • Fixed: Default color-set has been created correctly.
  • Fixed: Errors caused by modified "window.top" have disappeared.
  • Fixed: Default color-set has shown correctly.
  • Fixed: Initializing error of the context menu has been corrected.
  • Improved: Default colornames have been related to the locale.
  • Improved: Lately Trunks have been able to install this package into the profile directory.
  • Experiment: Phoenix has been tentatively supported.
  • Fixed: Line Marker has been available in frames.
  • Fixed: Browser has been able to highlight selection in a single text node.
  • Improved: Default color set has been customizable.
  • This is the first version.
Last modified:2019/05/05 23:02:02