MemChaser is a Firefox extension which keeps track of the garbage collector activity and memory usage.
How to build
Before you can test or build the extension you will have to clone the Add-ons SDK. After it has been done, activate it's environment:
git clone https://github.com/mozilla/addon-sdk cd addon-sdk git fetch git checkout 1.4.2 source bin/activate cd ..
To test the extension run:
cd extension cfx run
To build simply run
ant and the default build script/target will be invoked:
You can override the build number used in the filename:
To build for release (no build version in filename):
You can also build directly using
cd extension cfx xpi