Introducing Opera “Wahoo”

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  1. zfactor

    zfactor Registered Member

    Mar 10, 2005
    on my zx10-r
    Now, 8 days since Opera Swordfish is successfully hunting out in the deep, warm waters, with more than 32 000 000 downloads, we would like to use the opportunity to thank you all for the excellent help and support in making Opera 11.50 our most successful release ever! cheers

    And since the weather outside of Opera’s HQ is somewhat tropical (relatively warm, with pouring rains), our developers were able to catch one of the fastest tropical fishes in the world yes So today we are happy to present you with the very first snapshot of our next major release, codenamed Wahoo (what will eventually become version 12). It’s currently in its embryo pre-alpha state and only includes some important bug fixes and overall polishing, with all the fresh and juicy stuff coming a bit later wink



    DSK-339958 Align scrolling for document and scrollbar; and to other browsers
    DSK-338150 Freeze on dialogs and address field input
    DSK-320065 Widget upgrade via mainmenu stalls
    DSK-340326 Crash when dragging a button from the Appearance dialog onto the Tab Bar
    DSK-285866 Missorting of incoming mails, news and feeds
    DSK-341109 Selecting search suggestion using keyboard difficult because the first search engine is focused by default
    DSK-340665 Impossible to manually resize Speed Dial if custom number of columns is set
    DSK-340975 Move Widgets menu next to it's brethren in the Tools menu
    DSK-339779 Opera fails to start when search.ini points to invalid default search engines
    DSK-339618 No Speed Dial page opened after Deleting User Data: Close all tabs
    DSK-326870 Widgets without a <name> are treated as invalid
    DSK-333610 Text on the button at error page in Asian languages is vertically: fixed again


    DSK-337352 Make the Windows Installer able to continue after non fatal errors
    DSK-322534 Cancelling uninstall triggers Windows compatibility assistant in Vista
    DSK-331939 The text "By clicking on "Accept and Upgrade" in the Install jumps when clicking the TOS and back
    DSK-333343 Right clicking and pasting into UI fields when they are not focused yields ghost text
    DSK-340699 Low performance on windows while relayouting extensions manager
    DSK-340494 Crash on exit
    DSK-337892 Opening a panel with Content Block Toolbar present, the block content overlay gets stuck and the toolbar disappears
    DSK-317904 Change to new Plugin event API


    DSK-340209 Files from Finder open in background tabs
    DSK-339539 Links from external applications open in background tabs
    DSK-226117 Links that open new tabs from pages with click event listeners will open tab in background
    DSK-340688 Crash when opening Dragonfly
    DSK-340163 Some select lists have no scrollbars on Mac
    DSK-340536 Hovering over collapsed access point in new mail panel while in drag state should expand the access point so you can continue dragging to a view
    DSK-232496 Form widget inside container with opacity, painted beneath the container
    DSK-340489 Dialog tabs not aligned in Preference Dialog for Japanese language
    DSK-337995 Accept-Language header contains duplicate entries for en-US
    DSK-340525 Disable smooth scrolling on Mac


    DSK-339973 The status bar dissappears if you show menu bar
    DSK-312270 Selecting all text on a page causes it to be copied to the clipboard.
    DSK-332212 Opera doesn't respect opera:config#UserPrefs|PageBarOpenURLOnMiddleClick setting
    DSK-339553 Wrong border width for popup menues (KDE)
    DSK-336895 Window background in KDE incorrect: further fix needed for tab bar
    DSK-339569 Wrong background color / effects for (hovered/disabled) popup menu buttons (KDE)
    DSK-339915 Popup menu indicator arrows are poorly styled under KDE
  2. J_L

    J_L Registered Member

    Nov 6, 2009
    That's actually a pretty nice name. I like Opera's speed and resource efficiency.
  3. Spruce

    Spruce Registered Member

    Dec 18, 2010
    11.50 update was awesome, can't wait for this :cool:
  4. Daveski17

    Daveski17 Registered Member

    Nov 11, 2008
    I think 11:50 is outstanding in most respects, although it may very well be " Opera 11.50 our most successful release ever", but I really wish they'd fix that disappearing favicon bug. Then it really would be virtually perfect!
  5. bgoodman4

    bgoodman4 Registered Member

    Jan 13, 2009
    And the slow to appear Bookmarks side bar too,,,,that would be real nice.
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