Monday, November 22, 2010

Beta Channel Update

The Chrome Beta channel has been updated to 8.0.552.210 for Windows and Chrome Frame.  Update: Now available for Mac and Linux also.

This release contains a number of stability and UI improvements.  Full details about the changes are available in the SVN revision log. If you find new issues, please let us know by filing a bug. Want to change to another Chrome release channel? Find out how.

Jason Kersey
Google Chrome

Thursday, November 18, 2010

Beta Channel Update

The Chrome Beta channel has been updated to 8.0.552.208 for Mac and Linux.

This release contains a number of stability and UI improvements.  Full details about the changes are available in the SVN revision log. If you find new issues, please let us know by filing a bug. Want to change to another Chrome release channel? Find out how.

Jason Kersey
Google Chrome

Dev Channel Update

The Dev channel has been updated to 9.0.587.0 for Windows, Mac, Linux, and Chrome Frame

All
  • GPU Related Fixes
  • Crash Fixes
  • Instant Fixes
  • [r65953] Move click-to-play to about:flags. (Issue: 62091)
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

Thursday, November 11, 2010

Beta Channel Update

The Chrome Beta channel has been updated to 8.0.552.200 for all platforms.

This release contains a number of stability and UI improvements.  Full details about the changes are available in the SVN revision log. If you find new issues, please let us know by filing a bug. Want to change to another Chrome release channel? Find out how.

Jason Kersey
Google Chrome

Tuesday, November 9, 2010

Dev Channel Update

The Dev channel has been updated to 9.0.576.0 for Windows and Linux

This release fixes several crashes as well as:

All
  • Typing on a form with highlighted profile, keeps its highlighted value. (Issue 58774)
  • Handle selection changes due to AutoFill more carefully. (Issue 58774)
  • Autofill popup labels should reflect the contents of the HTML form. (Issue 58887)
Linux
  • Port SSLClientSocketNSS to use Windows CryptoAPI for SSL client authentication. (Issue 37560)

More details about additional changes are available in the 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


Karen Grunberg
Google Chrome

Monday, November 8, 2010

Dev Channel Update

The Chrome Dev channel has been updated to 9.0.572.1 for Mac. This release contains a new version of Flash.

If you find new issues, please let us know by filing a bug.

Want to change to another Chrome release channel? Find out how.

Karen Grunberg
Google Chrome

Thursday, November 4, 2010

Dev Channel Update

The Chrome Dev channel has been updated to 9.0.570.1 for Windows, Linux, and Chrome Frame. This release contains a new version of Flash. The Dev channel for Mac has been updated to 9.0.572.0 which has a new version of Flash and fixes one of the top crashers (Issue: 61446)

If you find new issues, please let us know by filing a bug.

Want to change to another Chrome release channel? Find out how.

Karen Grunberg
Google Chrome

Beta Channel Update

The Chrome Beta channel has been updated to 8.0.552.28 for all platforms. 

This release contains a number of bug fixes, as well as features like our new bundled PDF viewer, more sync services, and improved plug-in handling. This release also contains a new version of Flash.

Full details about the changes are available in the SVN revision log. If you find new issues, please let us know by filing a bug. Want to change to another Chrome release channel? Find out how.


Jason Kersey
Google Chrome

Stable Channel Update

Google Chrome has been updated to 7.0.517.44 for Windows, Mac, Linux and Chrome Frame on the Stable channel.  Along with the security fixes below, this build has an updated version of Flash.

Security fixes and rewards:

Please see the Chromium security page for more detail. Note that the referenced bugs may be kept private until a majority of our users are up to date with the fix.

  • [51602] High Use-after-free in text editing. Credit to David Bloom of the Google Security Team, Google Chrome Security Team (Inferno) and Google Chrome Security Team (Cris Neckar).
  • [$1000] [55257] High Memory corruption with enormous text area. Credit to wushi of team509.
  • [$1000] [58657] High Bad cast with the SVG use element. Credit to the kuzzcc.
  • [$1000] [58731] High Invalid memory read in XPath handling. Credit to Bui Quang Minh from Bkis (www.bkis.com).
  • [$500] [58741] High Use-after-free in text control selections. Credit to “vkouchna”.
  • [$1000] [Linux only] [59320] High Integer overflows in font handling. Credit to Aki Helin of OUSPG.
  • [$1000] [60055] High Memory corruption in libvpx. Credit to Christoph Diehl.
  • [$500] [60238] High Bad use of destroyed frame object. Credit to various developers, including “gundlach”.
  • [$500] [60327] [60769] [61255] High Type confusions with event objects. Credit to “fam.lam” and Google Chrome Security Team (Inferno).
  • [$1000] [60688] High Out-of-bounds array access in SVG handling. Credit to wushi of team509.
Anthony Laforge
Google Chrome

Tuesday, November 2, 2010

Dev Channel Update

The Dev channel has been updated to 9.0.570.0 for Windows, Mac, Linux and Chrome Frame

This release fixes several crashes as well as:

Mac
  • Make sure the dock icon is updated after closing an incognito window with an in-progress download (Issue 48391)
Linux
  • Fix incorrect border colors in incognito mode. (Issue 52815)
Security
  • Require a user gesture when opening file choose dialog and make sure file choose dialog from invisible windows can not be displayed (Issue 58319)
Known Issues
  • REGRESSION: Windows media player for Firefox doesn't load - Issue 61603
  • Regression:accelerated compositing slows down the whole machine - Issue 61520
  • google.com/wave : "Page Unresponsive" dailog box appears - Issue 61533
  • myspace.com : Cannot enter a character in Comments field - Issue 61513


More details about additional changes are available in the 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
Karen Grunberg
Google Chrome