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XULRunner 1.8.0.1 Release Notes
XULRunner 1.8.0.1 Release Notes
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XULRunner_1.8.0.1_Release_Notes
XULRunner_1.8.0.1_Release_Notes
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"XUL", "XULRunner", "Release Notes"
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n8      XULRunner 1.8.0.1 is the first <i>stable developer preview<n8      XULRunner 1.8.0.1 is the first <i>stable developer preview<
>/i> release of <a href="en/XULRunner">XULRunner</a>. It provides >/i> release of <a href="/en-US/docs/XULRunner">XULRunner</a>. It 
>facilities for launching standalone XUL applications and embeddin>provides facilities for launching standalone XUL applications and
>g APIs which can be used to render web pages within native and Ja> embedding APIs which can be used to render web pages within nati
>va applications.>ve and Java applications.
n11      <a href="en/XULRunner_1.8.0.4_Release_Notes">XULRunner 1.8.n11      <a href="/en-US/docs/XULRunner_1.8.0.4_Release_Notes">XULRu
>0.4</a> is now available as a security/stability update; all user>nner 1.8.0.4</a> is now available as a security/stability update;
>s should install this new version.> all users should install this new version.
n13    <h3 id="System_Requirements" name="System_Requirements">n13    <h2 id="System_Requirements" name="System_Requirements">
n15    </h3>n15    </h2>
n17      Before installing, make sure your computer meets the <a clan17      Before installing, make sure your computer meets the <a hre
>ss="external" href="http://www.mozilla.com/firefox/system-require>f="http://www.mozilla.com/firefox/system-requirements.html">syste
>ments.html">system requirements</a>. The system requirements for >m requirements</a>. The system requirements for XULRunner are the
>XULRunner are the same as the system requirements for Firefox.> same as the system requirements for Firefox.
n19    <h3 id="Installing_XULRunner" name="Installing_XULRunner">n19    <h2 id="Installing_XULRunner" name="Installing_XULRunner">
n21    </h3>n21    </h2>
n27        <a class="external" href="http://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/mozin27        <a href="http://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/mozilla.org/xulrunner
>lla.org/xulrunner/releases/1.8.0.1/win32/en-US/xulrunner-1.8.0.1.>/releases/1.8.0.1/win32/en-US/xulrunner-1.8.0.1.en-US.win32.zip">
>en-US.win32.zip">Download XULRunner for Windows</a>>Download XULRunner for Windows</a>
n30        <a class="external" href="http://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/mozin30        <a href="http://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/mozilla.org/xulrunner
>lla.org/xulrunner/releases/1.8.0.1/mac/en-US/xulrunner-1.8.0.1.en>/releases/1.8.0.1/mac/en-US/xulrunner-1.8.0.1.en-US.mac.dmg">Down
>-US.mac.dmg">Download XULRunner for Mac OS X</a>>load XULRunner for Mac OS X</a>
n33        <a class="external" href="http://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/mozin33        <a href="http://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/mozilla.org/xulrunner
>lla.org/xulrunner/releases/1.8.0.1/linux-i686/en-US/xulrunner-1.8>/releases/1.8.0.1/linux-i686/en-US/xulrunner-1.8.0.1.en-US.linux-
>.0.1.en-US.linux-i686.tar.gz">Download XULRunner for Linux</a>>i686.tar.gz">Download XULRunner for Linux</a>
n36    <h4 id="Windows" name="Windows">n36    <h3 id="Windows" name="Windows">
n38    </h4>n38    </h3>
n40      <li>Unpack the ZIP file to a new directory using a archive n40      <li>Unpack the ZIP file to a new directory using a archive 
>tool (<a class="external" href="http://www.7zip.org/">7zip</a> is>tool (<a href="http://www.7zip.org/">7zip</a> is recommended). Th
> recommended). The following directory is recommended: <tt>C:\Pro>e following directory is recommended: <code>C:\Program Files\Mozi
>gram Files\Mozilla XULRunner\1.8.0.1</tt> .>lla XULRunner\1.8.0.1</code> .
n42      <li>To register XULRunner with the system, open a command pn42      <li>To register XULRunner with the system, open a command p
>rompt and run <tt>xulrunner.exe --register-global</tt> (to regist>rompt and run <code>xulrunner.exe --register-global</code> (to re
>er for all users) or <tt>xulrunner.exe --register-user</tt> (to r>gister for all users) or <code>xulrunner.exe --register-user</cod
>egister for one user only).>e> (to register for one user only).
n45    <h4 id="Mac_OS_X" name="Mac_OS_X">n45    <h3 id="Mac_OS_X" name="Mac_OS_X">
n47    </h4>n47    </h3>
n52    <h4 id="Linux" name="Linux">n52    <h3 id="Linux" name="Linux">
n54    </h4>n54    </h3>
n56      <li>Unpack the tarball to a new directory using <tt>tar -xzn56      <li>Unpack the tarball to a new directory using <code>tar -
>f xulrunner-1.8.0.1.en-US.linux-i686.tar.gz</tt>. The following d>xzf xulrunner-1.8.0.1.en-US.linux-i686.tar.gz</code>. The followi
>irectory is recommended: <tt>/opt/xulrunner/1.8.0.1</tt> .>ng directory is recommended: <code>/opt/xulrunner/1.8.0.1</code
 >.
n58      <li>Register XULRunner with the system by running <tt>xulrun58      <li>Register XULRunner with the system by running <code>xul
>nner --register-global</tt> (to install for all users, must be ru>runner --register-global</code> (to install for all users, must b
>n as root) or <tt>xulrunner --register-user</tt> (to install for >e run as root) or <code>xulrunner --register-user</code> (to inst
>one user only).>all for one user only).
n61    <h3 id="Uninstalling_XULRunner" name="Uninstalling_XULRunner"n61    <h2 id="Uninstalling_XULRunner" name="Uninstalling_XULRunner"
>>>>
nn63    </h2>
64    <h3 id="Windows.2FLinux" name="Windows.2FLinux">
65      Windows/Linux
n64    <h4 id="Windows.2FLinux" name="Windows.2FLinux">n
65      Windows/Linux
66    </h4>
n68      <li>From a command prompt, run <tt>xulrunner --unregister-gn68      <li>From a command prompt, run <code>xulrunner --unregister
>lobal</tt> or <tt>xulrunner --unregister-user</tt> to unregister >-global</code> or <code>xulrunner --unregister-user</code> to unr
>XULRunner just as you registered it during installation.>egister XULRunner just as you registered it during installation.
n73    <h4 id="Mac_OS_X_2" name="Mac_OS_X_2">n73    <h3 id="Mac_OS_X_2" name="Mac_OS_X_2">
n75    </h4>n75    </h3>
n80      <li>To remove <b>all</b> installed versions of XULRunner, rn80      <li>To remove <b>all</b> installed versions of XULRunner, r
>emove the <tt>/Library/Frameworks/XUL.framework</tt> directory.>emove the <code>/Library/Frameworks/XUL.framework</code> director
 >y.
n83    <h3 id="Installing_XUL_Applications" name="Installing_XUL_Appn83    <h2 id="Installing_XUL_Applications" name="Installing_XUL_App
>lications">>lications">
n85    </h3>n85    </h2>
n87      XUL applications can be obtained from various sources, and n87      XUL applications can be obtained from various sources, and 
>are typically packaged as a ZIP archive with the extension <tt>.x>are typically packaged as a ZIP archive with the extension <code>
>ulapp</tt> or <tt>.xpi</tt>. <a href="Special:Tags?tag=XULRunner:>.xulapp</code> or <code>.xpi</code>. <a href="en-US/docs/tag/XULR
>Examples&amp;language=en">Sample applications</a> are available f>unner:Examples">Sample applications</a> are available from the <a
>rom the <a href="en">Mozilla Developer Center</a>.> href="en">Mozilla Developer Center</a>.
n93    <h4 id="Windows_2" name="Windows_2">n93    <h3 id="Windows_2" name="Windows_2">
n95    </h4>n95    </h3>
n99    <pre class="eval">n99    <pre>
n103      The application will be installed to <tt>C:\Program Files\<n103      The application will be installed to <code>C:\Program Files
>var>VendorName</var>\<var>ApplicationName</var></tt>>\<var>VendorName</var>\<var>ApplicationName</var></code>
n105    <h4 id="Mac_OS_X_3" name="Mac_OS_X_3">n105    <h3 id="Mac_OS_X_3" name="Mac_OS_X_3">
n107    </h4>n107    </h3>
n111    <pre class="eval">n111    <pre>
n115      The application will be installed to <tt>/Applications/<varn115      The application will be installed to <code>/Applications/<v
>>Vendor</var>/<var>AppicationName</var></tt>>ar>Vendor</var>/<var>AppicationName</var></code>
n117    <h4 id="Linux_2" name="Linux_2">n117    <h3 id="Linux_2" name="Linux_2">
n119    </h4>n119    </h3>
n123    <pre class="eval">n123    <pre>
n127      The application will be installed to <tt>/usr/lib/<var>vendn127      The application will be installed to <code>/usr/lib/<var>ve
>or</var>/<var>applicationname</var></tt>>ndor</var>/<var>applicationname</var></code>
n129    <h3 id="Known_Issues" name="Known_Issues">n129    <h2 id="Known_Issues" name="Known_Issues">
n131    </h3>n131    </h2>
n138    <h3 id="Frequently_Asked_Questions" name="Frequently_Asked_Qun138    <h2 id="Frequently_Asked_Questions" name="Frequently_Asked_Qu
>estions">>estions">
n140    </h3>n140    </h2>
141    <p>
142      &nbsp;
143    </p>
n150        <p>n
151          &nbsp;
152        </p>
n158        Right now Mozilla recommends that XULRunner should be depn152        Right now Mozilla recommends that XULRunner should be dep
>loyed privately with each application. See <a href="en/XULRunner/>loyed privately with each application. See <a href="/en-US/docs/X
>Deploying_XULRunner_1.8">Deploying XULRunner 1.8</a> for more inf>ULRunner/Deploying_XULRunner_1.8">Deploying XULRunner 1.8</a> for
>ormation.> more information.
159        <p>
160          &nbsp;
161        </p>
n167        <a class="external" href="http://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/mozin158        <a href="http://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/mozilla.org/xulrunner
>lla.org/xulrunner/releases/1.8.0.1/source/xulrunner-1.8.0.1-sourc>/releases/1.8.0.1/source/xulrunner-1.8.0.1-source.tar.bz2">Here.<
>e.tar.bz2">Here.</a>>/a>
168        <p>
169          &nbsp;
170        </p>
n177        <p>n
178          &nbsp;
179        </p>
n185        If you want to help with XULRunner but don't know where tn170        If you want to help with XULRunner but don't know where t
>o start, visit the <a href="en/XULRunner/Community">XULRunner:Com>o start, visit the <a href="/en-US/docs/XULRunner/Community">XULR
>munity</a> page and ask questions on the newsgroups or the IRC ch>unner:Community</a> page and ask questions on the newsgroups or t
>annel.>he IRC channel.
186        <p>
187          &nbsp;
188        </p>
t191    <p>t
192      <span class="comment">Interwiki Language Links</span>
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