O'Reilly Open Source Convention - August 1-5, 2005 - Portland, Oregon
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Session

Supercharging Firefox with Extensions
Ben Goodger

Track: Linux
Date: Wednesday, August 3rd, 2005
Time: 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Location: E148

Firefox users love extensions -- the developer toolbar, ad blocker, weatherbar are some examples of the over 300 extensions now available for Firefox . This talk will focus on extending Firefox. Topics will cover the basic architecture of an extension, how to distribute extensions, updating extensions, and legal policies. We will take a look at some of the more popular extensions, and discuss the future of the Firefox extension platform.



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