Posted on Wednesday, May 24 2006 @ 13:21:35 CEST by LSDsmurf
This is a beta version of Opera. Use only on properly backed up
This release uses a new account storage format. If you install over an
existing profile, you will be prompted to convert all accounts into the
new format. This will not require a re-index. You will not be able to use
the reformatted e-mail with previous versions of Opera.
The widget.setPreferenceForKey method is not able to store widget
preferences in this release.
Changes Since Opera 9.0 Beta 1
User CSS is enabled by default in Author mode.
Allowed custom headers to be displayed in the quick mail headers
Temporary downloads are now cleared when deleting cache.
Fixed tab selection when exiting full screen mode.
Display a warning when local messages are going to be deleted, when
removing IMAP or news accounts.
Improved handling of "Stop executing scripts on this page"
checkbox on script dialogs.
Fixed site preferences for styling forms and scrollbars.
Widgets are no longer displayed on a faded screen.
New widgets menu, providing options to add, open, and manage widgets.
New widget management window and panel.
Widget context menu now has option to keep always below other
Added automatic detection of widgets, with a widget button shown in
the address field if a page uses this:
Cache is not shared between widgets and pages opened from widgets.
Fixed session handling for widgets.
Messaging and Newsfeeds
Improved deleting of single messages from trash in IMAP accounts.
Fix for duplicated messages in IMAP.
IMAP messages are removed from local store when removing account.
Fix to prevent incorrect warnings being displayed when opening IMAP
Fix for format=flowed sending incorrectly formatted content.
Fix for sending mail with iso-2022-jp encoding.
Fix to stop re-downloading old feeds.
Allowed shrink-to-fit containers to have scrollbars.
Fix for overflow:hidden on positioned elements causing unwanted
Several fixes for overflow.
Fixed handling of backgrounds in fieldsets.
Fixed bug with illegal nested tables.
Fix for incorrect display of large images.
Refuse invalid namespace declaration attributes.
Added support for document.load.
Added support for document.adoptNode.
Added support for range.createContextualFragment.
Fixed behavior of range.compareBoundaryPoints.
Content-Encoding is now respected by XMLHttpRequest for unknown
document.compatMode now gives 'BackCompat' for documents being
rendered in quirks mode.
Fixed handling of multiple changes to
Improved XSLT error reporting.
Support copying attribute nodes in XSLT with copy-of.
Fixed SSL negotiation problem for servers that do not tolerate TLS 1.0
version in the record protocol of the client hello.
Added multi-tracker support to BitTorrent.
BT file hash check saved in meta data file to reduce the need for
checking files on resume.
Fixed issue where having installed a large number of fonts could
Several fixes for Web archives, including saving of XHTML documents.
Multiple stability fixes.
Added new startup arguments: "Opera /ScreenWidth 800
/ScreenHeight 600" will change the screen resolution to 800 by 600
until Opera quits, then it is reset to the previous values.
SVG vector fonts now work on Windows 9x and ME.
Prevented MSI installer from interfering with other installed
Program Information Category:
Internet and communication Type:
Free Version: 9.0 beta 2 Size: 3.7MB Works on: Windows