Description of problem:
I've been looking into using the tracker-firefox plugin. As per this blog post, you need to use the XPI: http://blogs.gnome.org/abustany/2011/04/12/firefox-can-have-some-tracker-love-too/
The package here provides the source code and the README file says to generate an XPI by zipping it. Could you please zip it and provide the XPI so that firefox can detect it as an extension directly? It doesn't detect it if the extracted source is provided.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install tracker-firefox-plugin
2. Open addons in firefox to activate it
Not present since the source files are provided and not an xpi
Should show up in addons list
In any case, I can't get it to work. Even if I make an xpi:
zip -r .... trackerfox.xpi
firefox tells me that it's corrupt. I'm probably missing something here.
Oh, and: firefox-31.0-1.fc20.x86_64
Placing the extension in my local profile directory seems to work. It now shows up in the firefox addons list:
[asinha@ankur-laptop extensions]$ pwd
[asinha@ankur-laptop extensions]$ cp ~/email@example.com . -a
Where ~/firstname.lastname@example.org was just the contents of the rpm that I'd copied to try and create an xpi.
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