Mozilla JetPack API Will Let You Install and Work any Firefox Add-on Without a Restart or Downloading latest versionBy Partho, Gaea News Network
Friday, May 22, 2009
From the users perspective, its convenient to have such technologies like Jetpack that will allow them to add new features to Firefox, without a restart or other compatibility issues. Further, what this means is there’s little to almost no disruption to online experience.
The company comprises a community of 8,000 developers who have created over 12,000 add-ons until November 2008. In the last four years, Mozilla has provided more than a billion add-ons for free download.
Mozilla sets a warning along with the release of Jetpack 1.0. It is an unpolished, unfinished and still highly prototyped. Further, There are no fully formed security model so the users need to work with caution.
The company has asked the developers to reel back with their experience on the API design and any hitch ups.