Thursday, June 24, 2010

Dev Channel Update

The Dev channel has been updated to 6.0.447.0 for Mac and Windows.

Both
  • PDFs are now shown centered.
  • [r50274] Ctrl-clicking links opens them to the right of the current tab again (Issue 46917)
MacKnown Issues
  • (Issue 47419) Attempting to create an application shortcut from the File menu crashes Chrome on Windows
More details about additional changes are available in the svn log of all revisions.

You can find out about getting on the Dev channel here: http://dev.chromium.org/getting-involved/dev-channel.

If you find new issues, please let us know by filing a bug at http://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/entry

Jason Kersey
Google Chrome

Stable Channel Update

Google Chrome 5.0.375.86 has been released to the Stable channel on Linux, Mac, and Windows.

The integrated flash player has been enabled by default and the following security issues were resolved:
  • [38105] Medium XSS via application/json response (regression). Credit to Ben Davis for original discovery and Emanuele Gentili for regression discovery.
  • [43322] Medium Memory error in video handling. Credit to Mark Dowd under contract to Google Chrome Security Team.
  • [43967] High Subresource displayed in omnibox loading. Credit to Michal Zalewski of Google Security Team.
  • [45267] High Memory error in video handling. Credit to Google Chrome Security Team (Cris Neckar).
  • [$500] [46126] High Stale pointer in x509-user-cert response. Credit to Rodrigo Marcos of SECFORCE.
If you find issues, please let us know: http://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/entry

Anthony Laforge,
Google Chrome Team

Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Beta Channel Update

Google Chrome 5.0.375.86 has been released to the Beta channel on Linux, Mac, and Windows.

The integrated flash player has been re-enabled by default.

If you find issues, please let us know: http://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/entry

Anthony Laforge,
Google Chrome Team

Thursday, June 17, 2010

Dev Channel Update

Update: We are pushing 6.0.437.3 for Linux, Mac, and Windows.
Note: We've temporarily stopped the Dev channel push while we investigate some crashes.

The Dev channel has been updated to 6.0.437.1 for Windows and Linux, and Mac has been updated to 6.0.437.2.

All
  • [r49492] Detach Reload from omnibox, combine with Stop, and eliminate Go. (Issue: 45745).
  • [r49712] Implemented initial version of extension syncing. (Issue (with instructions on how to enable): 32413, but see 46742).
  • The onChanged event is now working in the extensions experimental cookies API.
Windows
  • See All
Mac
  • [r49442] Faster scrolling on 10.6 (Issue: 45553).
  • [r49536] Fix a bug where menu items would be disabled if no windows were open. (Issue: 46355)
Linux
  • [r49458] Undo experiment where we used the tab theme image as the frame in popup windows. We now always use the default blue frame, matching Windows instead of matching Mac. (Issue: 43938)
  • [r49467] Side tabs for content settings window (Issue: 45546)
  • [r49451] Fix restore button doing nothing in certain circumstances (Issue: 46232)
Known Issues
  • Some images for the main toolbar are wrong (the Stop button is incorrectly squared off on Windows and Linux, and the omnibox edges are wrong on Mac).
More details about additional changes are available in the svn log of all revision.

You can find out about getting on the Dev channel here: http://dev.chromium.org/getting-involved/dev-channel.

If you find new issues, please let us know by filing a bug at http://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/entry

Anthony Laforge
Google Chrome

Wednesday, June 9, 2010

Dev Channel Update

The Dev channel has been updated to 6.0.427.0 for Windows, Mac and Linux platforms

All
  • No preview is seen in empty form fields when Autofill profile is in focus. (Issue 38582)

Linux
  • Huge alert box crashes Chrome
Truncate very long javascript alert messages. (Issue 45002)
  • Backtrace when dragging lock icon to page
GTK: fix site type icon dragging. (Issue 45270)
Chrome Frame
  • Fixed sad-tab showing briefly during switch to Chrome Frame. Sometimes, navigating to a page in Chrome Frame within IE would display the sad tab page briefly until the navigation was initiated from IE.
Known Issues
  • Chrome crashes when canceling the signing to sync (Issue 45860)
  • Chrome crashes when click "save" button at AutoFill Profiles window (Issue 46041)
  • Theme could not be installed (Issue 46036)


More details about additional changes are available in the svn log of all revisions. 



You can find out about getting on the Dev channel here:Â http://dev.chromium.org/getting-involved/dev-channel.

If you find new issues, please let us know by filing a bug at http://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/entry

Karen Grunberg
Google Chrome

Tuesday, June 8, 2010

Stable Channel Update

Google Chrome 5.0.375.70 has been released to the Stable channel on Linux, Mac, and Windows.

This release fixes the following security issues:
  • [15766] Medium Cross-origin keystroke redirection. Credit to Michal Zalewski of Google Security Team.
  • [$2000] [39985] High Cross-origin bypass in DOM methods. Credit to Sergey Glazunov.
  • [$500] [42723] High Memory error in table layout. Credit to wushi of team509.
  • [Linux only] [43304] High Linux sandbox escape. Credit to Mark Dowd under contract to Google Chrome Security Team.
  • [43307] High Bitmap stale pointer. Credit to Mark Dowd under contract to Google Chrome Security Team.
  • [43315] High Memory corruption in DOM node normalization. Credit to Mark Dowd under contract to Google Chrome Security Team.
  • [43487] High Memory corruption in text transforms. Credit to wushi of team509.
  • [43902] Medium XSS in innerHTML property of textarea. Credit to sirdarckcat of Google Security Team.
  • [44740] High Memory corruption in font handling. Credit: Apple.
  • [44868] High Geolocation events fire after document deletion. Credit to Google Chrome Security Team (Justin Schuh).
  • [44955] High Memory corruption in rendering of list markers. Credit: Apple.
If you find issues, please let us know: http://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/entry

Anthony Laforge,
Google Chrome Team

Thursday, June 3, 2010

Dev Channel Update

The Dev channel has been updated to 6.0.422.0 for Mac, Linux, and Windows

All
  • VP8/WebM support has been added
  • Crash when changing networks or waking from sleep (Issue: 44724)
Windows
  • See All
Mac
  • Fix a crash when downloading a file with no tabs open (Issue: 44454)
  • Fix idle renderer CPU usage regression. (Issue: 44494)
  • Add a preference for the tab key cycling between just form fields, or links as well. (Issue: 31177)
  • Download shelf now slides out instead of collapsing
Linux
  • CUPS “add printer” crashes tab (Issue 30880)
More details about additional changes are available in the svn log of all revision.

You can find out about getting on the Dev channel here: http://dev.chromium.org/getting-involved/dev-channel.

If you find new issues, please let us know by filing a bug at http://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/entry

Jason Kersey
Google Chrome

Beta Channel Update

Google Chrome 5.0.375.70 has been released to the Beta channel for Linux, Mac and Windows to fix some crash and stability issues.

If you spot any issues, please let us know: http://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/entry.

Anthony Laforge
Google Chrome Team