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Re: uBlock Origin Updater

Post by alex04 » 2018-05-28, 09:16

these are all the commits since the last legacy version

https://github.com/gorhill/uBlock/compa ... 4...master

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Re: uBlock Origin Updater

Post by Brian » 2018-06-18, 21:34

When does uBlock Origin Updater actually update? I have uBlock Origin 1.16.4 installed, but the latest firefox legacy is 1.16.4.2. Why? Allow beta versions is checked.

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Re: uBlock Origin Updater

Post by alex04 » 2018-06-19, 09:51

the updater updated from 1.16.4 to 1.16.4.2 when i tested it in a new profile :geek:

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Re: uBlock Origin Updater

Post by JustOff » 2018-06-19, 10:25

Brian wrote:When does uBlock Origin Updater actually update?
This happens both when you manually or automatically check for updates.
I have uBlock Origin 1.16.4 installed, but the latest firefox legacy is 1.16.4.2. Why?
Do you use the latest version of the updater?
Allow beta versions is checked.
You can uncheck it, since no more beta versions are expected in the xul branch.
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Re: uBlock Origin Updater

Post by Brian » 2018-06-19, 16:43

JustOff wrote:
Brian wrote:When does uBlock Origin Updater actually update?
This happens both when you manually or automatically check for updates.
I have uBlock Origin 1.16.4 installed, but the latest firefox legacy is 1.16.4.2. Why?
Do you use the latest version of the updater?
Allow beta versions is checked.
You can uncheck it, since no more beta versions are expected in the xul branch.
Yes I was using 1.6.3. Anyway, it's working today (and after a reboot). But if I uncheck allow beta, the update notification for 1.16.4.2 goes away.
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Re: uBlock Origin Updater

Post by back2themoon » 2018-08-08, 20:24

Any chance to add FossaMail compatibility? :)
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Re: uBlock Origin Updater

Post by JustOff » 2018-08-10, 18:28

back2themoon wrote:Any chance to add FossaMail compatibility? :)
https://github.com/JustOff/ublock0-upda ... /tag/1.6.4
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Re: uBlock Origin Updater

Post by back2themoon » 2018-08-12, 12:39

Many thanks. :thumbup:
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Re: uBlock Origin Updater

Post by Tomaso » 2018-09-02, 21:02

EDIT:
Off topic issue moved here:
viewtopic.php?f=46&t=20267/
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Ublock Origin Updater does not update the latest version of UBO

Post by Sampei Nihira » 2019-01-20, 11:49

Out Ublock Origin Legacy 1.16.4.7:

https://github.com/gorhill/uBlock/releases/tag/1.16.4.7

But it is not detected by Ublock Origin Updater.

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Please verify.
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Re: Ublock Origin Updater does not update the latest version of UBO

Post by Tomaso » 2019-01-20, 11:54

I think this might be gorhill's fault.
Looks like he forgot to add the "Legacy" tag @ GitHub.

Anyway, the fix included in v1.16.4.7 doesn't work:
https://github.com/uBlockOrigin/uBlock- ... -455791997
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Re: Ublock Origin Updater does not update the latest version of UBO

Post by Moonraker » 2019-01-20, 12:06

why not just update manually from the github site.?it takes seconds to do and i always do it like that.i see no point in using the updater as its once in a blue moon when a new legacy version comes out and the future of the legacy version is uncertain anyhow and is probably on borrowed time now.
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Re: Ublock Origin Updater does not update the latest version of UBO

Post by JustOff » 2019-01-20, 13:52

Tomaso wrote:I think this might be gorhill's fault.
Looks like he forgot to add the "Legacy" tag @ GitHub.
Exactly, I notified gorhill about this, hopefully he will fix it soon.
Moonraker wrote:i see no point in using the updater
It seemed to me you already got an answer about this. Let's not start this discussion again and let everyone use an update method convenient for him.
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Re: Ublock Origin Updater does not update the latest version of UBO

Post by JustOff » 2019-01-20, 15:00

Sampei Nihira wrote:Out Ublock Origin Legacy 1.16.4.7:
https://github.com/gorhill/uBlock/releases/tag/1.16.4.7
But it is not detected by Ublock Origin Updater.
The issue is now resolved by gorhill, by using the proper tag name:
https://github.com/gorhill/uBlock/releases/tag/firefox-legacy-1.16.4.7
Off-topic:
PS: Next time please use the support site specified at https://addons.palemoon.org/addon/ublock0-updater - I subscribed to it, so I will receive notifications and the Pale Moon forum will not be littered with similar topics 8-)

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Re: Ublock Origin Updater does not update the latest version of UBO

Post by 90Obadiah » 2019-01-21, 11:02

Moonraker wrote: and the future of the legacy version is uncertain anyhow and is probably on borrowed time now.
The future of the WebExtension version is equally uncertain if not bleak. https://malwaretips.com/threads/the-dea ... now.89780/

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Re: Ublock Origin Updater does not update the latest version of UBO

Post by JustOff » 2019-01-21, 16:37

Off-topic:
90Obadiah wrote:
Moonraker wrote: and the future of the legacy version is uncertain anyhow and is probably on borrowed time now.
The future of the WebExtension version is equally uncertain if not bleak. https://malwaretips.com/threads/the-dea ... now.89780/
I beg you to find another place to discuss this toxic offtopic. Thank you for understanding.
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Re: uBlock Origin Updater

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Re: uBlock Origin Updater

Post by JustOff » 2019-01-26, 19:01

sangheeta wrote:UPDATE
And why did you decide to write about it? This was caught automatically without any issues :evil:
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Re: uBlock Origin Updater

Post by sangheeta » 2019-01-26, 19:51

I didn't write that there was any issues, it was just for information. :coffee:
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Re: uBlock Origin Updater

Post by JustOff » 2019-01-26, 20:03

sangheeta wrote:it was just for information
In the future, please refrain from such notifications in this thread. Thank you in advance.
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