Firebug 1.0 Beta 4

by Vitaly Popovich [Published on 12 Dec. 2006 / Last Updated on 12 Dec. 2006]


"Firebug integrates with Firefox to put a wealth of development tools at your fingertips while you browse. You can edit, debug, and monitor CSS, HTML, and JavaScript live in any web page."
Firebug is an extension for Firefox web browser that allows you to edit and debug web page source code.
This release has the following changes:

CSS import rules are displayed with link to the imported style sheet
Edit button added to the HTML toolbar to be consisted with the CSS tab
The HTML editor has a streamlined UI
HTML body elements can now be edited, but using innerHTML instead of outerHTML (which won't work)
Using the arrow keys while inspecting will draw the outline around the current element
After editing HTML, whitespace text nodes will not be wrongly inserted in the view
Ubuntu Linux now displays the correct theme graphics
On Mac OS X, the button to toggle the large command line is no longer obscured in the external Firebug window
Added a link to the FAQ for the very common problem people are having with the Style tab not working

You can download the extension from here: http://www.getfirebug.com/releases/firebug1.0-b4.xpi (Firefox is required)


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"Firebug integrates with Firefox to put a wealth of development tools at your fingertips while you browse. You can edit, debug, and monitor CSS, HTML, and JavaScript live in any web page."

Firebug is an extension for Firefox web browser that allows you to edit and debug web page source code.

This release has the following changes:

  1. CSS import rules are displayed with link to the imported style sheet
  2. Edit button added to the HTML toolbar to be consisted with the CSS tab
  3. The HTML editor has a streamlined UI
  4. HTML body elements can now be edited, but using innerHTML instead of outerHTML (which won't work)
  5. Using the arrow keys while inspecting will draw the outline around the current element
  6. After editing HTML, whitespace text nodes will not be wrongly inserted in the view
  7. Ubuntu Linux now displays the correct theme graphics
  8. On Mac OS X, the button to toggle the large command line is no longer obscured in the external Firebug window
  9. Added a link to the FAQ for the very common problem people are having with the Style tab not working


You can download the extension from here: http://www.getfirebug.com/releases/firebug1.0-b4.xpi (Firefox is required)

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