Opened 7 years ago

Closed 6 years ago

#8150 closed project (fixed)

HTTPS Everywhere for Opera

Reported by: cypherpunks Owned by: pde
Priority: Medium Milestone:
Component: HTTPS Everywhere/EFF-HTTPS Everywhere Version:
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Please create a version for Opera browser.

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Change History (8)

comment:1 Changed 7 years ago by cypherpunks

Type: enhancementproject

comment:2 Changed 7 years ago by cwt96

Component: - Select a componentHTTPS Everywhere: Chrome
Owner: set to pde

comment:3 Changed 7 years ago by cwt96

Component: HTTPS Everywhere: ChromeEFF-HTTPS Everywhere

comment:4 Changed 7 years ago by cypherpunks

Status: newneeds_information

Heads up: Opera’s extension APIs will change quite a bit after the summer. The Chrome extension should then be portable in three hours worth of work.

comment:5 Changed 7 years ago by richtr

Status: needs_informationnew

FWIW, I downloaded the EFF-HTTPS Everywhere Chrome extension (via and then dragged the resulting .crx file downloaded to the latest version of the Opera Next browser (

Everything seems to be working perfectly. Opera Next already supports all the permissions required for this Extension.

The final step would be for the EFF to create an account and submit the HTTPS Everywhere Extension to the Opera Add-ons Catalog at

comment:6 Changed 7 years ago by cypherpunks

That's great!

Who would have thought that switching over to chrome base will bring will bring anything good for opera.

comment:7 Changed 7 years ago by micahlee

People from Opera have been emailing me asking about this. Apparently the Chrome version works great in Opera 17+. The main work involved now is:

  • Testing it (Opera 17 is only available in Windows and Mac OS X)
  • Getting EFF lawyers to approve the addons agreement
  • Building Opera into the signing and release process

comment:8 Changed 6 years ago by zyan

Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed
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