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Firefox Notes (First offered to release channel users on February 16, 2012)

Check out what’s new and known issues for this version of Firefox for mobile below. As always, you’re encouraged to tell us what you think, or file a bug in Bugzilla.

If interested, please see the complete list of changes in this release.

What’s New

  • FIXED
    Security fixes can be found here.
  • NEW
    Anti-Aliasing for WebGL is now implemented (see bug 615976)
  • NEW
    Accelerated layers are now supported via OpenGL ES
  • CHANGED
    It's now even easier to set up Firefox Sync - see the "Set up Sync" link on the home tab
  • HTML5
    New <bdi> element for bi-directional text isolation, along with supporting CSS properties (see bugs 613149 and 662288)
  • DEVELOPER
    We've added IndexedDB APIs to more closely match the specification
  • FIXED
    There is an extremely rare case where the browser may become unable to load web pages or close tabs (676780)

Known Issues

  • Unresolved
    Reloading a page increases the zoom level (see 628269)
    Unresolved on v10 Resolved in v12
  • Unresolved
    On tablets, "Sync Now" button is active even if the Sync is in progress (see 656594)
  • Unresolved
    Blinking characters in form fields (see 665374)
    Unresolved on v10 Resolved in v12
  • Unresolved
    Some recent changes in the Google layout and CSS may cause issues in non-webkit browsers like Firefox (see 668288)
  • Unresolved
    Adobe Flash and other plugin support (see 687265)
    Unresolved on v10 Resolved in v12