Firefox 7 for developers

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Firefox 7, based on Gecko 7.0, will ship in the third quarter of 2011. This article provides links to information about the changes that affect developers in this release. Nightly builds of what will become Firefox 7 are currently available on the Nightly channel (that is, mozilla-central).

Note: Items listed here are tentatively slated for Firefox 7; however, they may be held for a future release if testing shows they're not ready by the time Firefox 7 is due to ship. Please keep an eye on this page to stay up to date on the plans for Firefox 7.

Changes for web developers

Changes for Mozilla and add-on developers

Note: Firefox 7 requires that binary components be recompiled, as do all major releases of Firefox. See Binary Interfaces for details.

See also

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<p>Firefox 7, based on Gecko 7.0, will ship in the third quarter of 2011. This article provides links to information about the changes that affect developers in this release. Nightly builds of what will become Firefox 7 are <a class=" link-ftp" href="ftp://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/mozilla.org/firefox/nightly/latest-mozilla-central/" title="ftp://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/mozilla.org/firefox/nightly/latest-mozilla-central/">currently available</a> on the Nightly channel (that is, <a href="/En/Developer_Guide/Source_Code/Mercurial#mozilla-central_(main_development_tree)" title="en/Mozilla Source Code (Mercurial)#mozilla-central (main development tree)">mozilla-central</a>).</p>
<div class="note"><strong>Note:</strong> Items listed here are tentatively slated for Firefox 7; however, they may be held for a future release if testing shows they're not ready by the time Firefox 7 is due to ship. Please keep an eye on this page to stay up to date on the plans for Firefox 7.</div>
<h2>Changes for web developers</h2>
<h2>Changes for Mozilla and add-on developers</h2>
<div class="note"><strong>Note:</strong> Firefox 7 requires that binary components be recompiled, as do all major releases of Firefox. See <a href="/En/Developer_Guide/Interface_Compatibility#Binary_Interfaces" title="En/Developer Guide/Interface Compatibility#Binary Interfaces">Binary Interfaces</a> for details.</div>
<h3>See also</h3>
<ul> <li><a href="/en/Firefox_6_for_developers" title="en/Firefox 6 for developers">Firefox 6 for developers</a></li> <li><a href="/en/Firefox_5_for_developers" title="en/Firefox 5 for developers">Firefox 5 for developers </a></li> <li><a href="/en/Firefox_4_for_developers" title="en/Firefox 4 for developers">Firefox 4 for developers </a></li> <li><a href="/en/Firefox_3.6_for_developers" title="en/Firefox 3.6 for developers">Firefox 3.6 for developers </a></li> <li><a class="internal" href="/En/Firefox_3.5_for_developers" title="En/Firefox 3.5 for developers">Firefox 3.5 for developers</a></li> <li><a class="internal" href="/en/Firefox_3_for_developers" title="en/Firefox 3 for developers">Firefox 3 for developers</a></li> <li><a class="internal" href="/en/Firefox_2_for_developers" title="en/Firefox 2 for developers">Firefox 2 for developers</a></li> <li><a class="internal" href="/en/Firefox_1.5_for_developers" title="en/Firefox 1.5 for developers">Firefox 1.5 for developers</a></li>
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