TinyURL for Firefox 2?

stan stanb at panix.com
Tue Jan 16 00:33:56 UTC 2007

On Tue, Jan 02, 2007 at 07:17:45AM -0600, Christofer C. Bell wrote:
> On 12/31/06, stan <stanb at panix.com> wrote:
> > I'm beginging to wonder if I should be running Firefox 2.x (which is what
> > gets installed on 6.10) or not. So fare all of the extensions that I wanted
> > to use have not been rewriten for 2.0 :-(
> >
> > Has anyone managed to add TinURL to the toolbar of Firefox 2.0?
> I'm not using 2.0, but I'd like to ask if a bookmark to:
> javascript:void(location.href='http://tinyurl.com/create.php?url='+location.href)
> doesn't work under Firefox 2.0?  That's right from this page:
> http://tinyurl.com/  --  (Add TinyURL to your browser's toolbar)
> That's what's always worked for me.  Is an Extension to do this really
> necessary under 2.0 that's not necessary under previous versions of
> Firefox?
That does work, and is what I woulnd up doing. The extension was really
just icing on the cake.

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