Free Software Directory:IceCat WebExtensions (proposed)/FAQ
How do I install a multiple add-ons from the terminal?
Add this text to a script and execute it:
echo "<RDF xmlns=\"http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns#\" xmlns:em=\"http://www.mozilla.org/2004/em-rdf#\"> <Description about=\"urn:mozilla:install-manifest\"> <!-- nsIUpdateItem type for a Multiple Item Package --> <em:type>32</em:type>" > install.rdf echo "This package was prepared by following: https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Multiple_Item_Packaging" > README wget \ https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/downloads/latest/add-on-compatibility-reporter/addon-15003-latest.xpi \ https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/downloads/latest/auto-sort-bookmarks/addon-392659-latest.xpi \ https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/downloads/latest/canvasblocker/addon-534930-latest.xpi \ https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/downloads/latest/decentraleyes/addon-521554-latest.xpi \ https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/downloads/latest/exceptions-exporter/addon-652054-latest.xpi \ https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/downloads/latest/google-search-link-fix/addon-351740-latest.xpi \ https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/downloads/latest/https-everywhere/addon-229918-latest.xpi \ https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/downloads/latest/privacy-badger17/platform:2/addon-506646-latest.xpi \ https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/downloads/latest/self-destructing-cookies/addon-415846-latest.xpi \ https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/downloads/latest/session-manager/addon-2324-latest.xpi \ https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/downloads/latest/simple-form-fill/addon-642690-latest.xpi \ https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/downloads/latest/snaplinksplus/addon-332432-latest.xpi \ https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/downloads/latest/status-4-evar/addon-235283-latest.xpi \ https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/downloads/latest/ublock-origin/addon-607454-latest.xpi \ https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/downloads/latest/yet-another-smooth-scrolling/addon-5846-latest.xpi \ https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/downloads/latest/zoom-page-we/addon-725990-latest.xpi zip -r install.xpi install.rdf README addon-*.xpi echo "Install the multiple item package file install.xpi by going open IceCat, then navigate to Tools -> Add-ons -> Tools for all add-on -> Install Add-on From File..."
How do I find a matching IceCat version?
If you see "Not available for Firefox xx.x" if you evaluate an add-on in addons.mozilla.org you have to go to the add-on page and click on "Version Information" and then on "See complete version history" to find a version that match your browser version.
What should I think about when I submit IceCat entries?
Please add "IceCat" but not "Firefox" in the "This an extension, add-on, or plugin to" field in new add-on entrys, as suggested by the FSF.
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