v5.5.0

March 2, 2017    Pre-release

New Features

  • Never Ending Reddit reloads the previous page immediately when navigating back (thanks @larsjohnsen)
  • New hideLinkInstant option to immediately remove hidden posts (without Reddit’s fade-out) (thanks @larsjohnsen)
  • New openFrontpage option to open the subreddit’s front page when clicking [l=c] (thanks @alexvanolst)
  • New beam.pro media host (thanks @BenMcGarry)
  • New masterypoints.com media host (thanks @Crecket)

Bug Fixes

  • Fix vote score moving in the wrong direction in Show Parent hover (thanks @mc10)
  • Fix Spam Button autofilling an invalid URL (thanks @larsjohnsen)
  • Fix Comment Tools appearing on Source Snudown textarea (thanks @larsjohnsen)
  • Fix filterSubredditsFrom description not mentioning /r/popular (which it does support) (thanks @erikdesjardins)
  • Fix FilteReddit allowNsfw (thanks @larsjohnsen)
  • Fix Account Switcher in Firefox private browsing mode also logging you out in normal mode (thanks @erikdesjardins)
  • Fix Save Comments save-RES button disappearing when unsaving (thanks @larsjohnsen)
  • Fix expandos for Gyazo gifs/videos (thanks @lhofmann)
  • Fix Keyboard Nav link number annotations not appearing on self posts (thanks @larsjohnsen)
  • Fix fragment and schemaless links in Wikipedia expandos (thanks @larsjohnsen)

Housekeeping / Other

  • Throttled loading continues in non-focused tabs (thanks @larsjohnsen)
  • Improve diagnostic check to avoid adding duplicate debug info in more situations (thanks @lhofmann)
  • Imgur host treats direct links to .jpeg the same as .jpg, .png, etc. (thanks @ATMarcks)
  • Streamline submit issue flow (thanks @andytuba)
  • Add trailing slash to /r/popular link to avoid a redirect (thanks @andytuba)
  • Reduce impact of translations on startup time (thanks @erikdesjardins)
  • Hide the Page Navigator link dropdown when using Keyboard Nav to move up/down (thanks @larsjohnsen)
  • Avoid some forced reflows due to querying viewport size (thanks @larsjohnsen)
  • Add “unofficial” verbiage to onboarding (thanks @andytuba)
  • Finish preparing all module options for translation (they are not all translated yet) (thanks @erikdesjardins, @roshkins)
  • Update repo issue template (thanks @andytuba)
  • Minor browser manifest/dependency maintenance (thanks @BenMcGarry, @erikdesjardins)