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Archive for July, 2008

Comm-central Status

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2008 Posted in Mozilla, SeaMonkey, Thunderbird | 1 Comment »

After a good (and quick) bit of work by KaiRo yesterday the code for SeaMonkey and Thunderbird is now in comm-central. As far as I know the code is now working for building SeaMonkey and Thunderbird with comm-central. I think the ...

Comm-central Documentation

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2008 Posted in Mozilla, SeaMonkey, Thunderbird | Comments Off

As Dan has already announced, Thunderbird and SeaMonkey are moving to Mercurial today. The move hasn't happened yet, however in preparation, I have just posted the some new documents on the Mozilla Developer Center relating to comm-central: Comm-central source code (Mercurial) comm-central How_comm-central's_build_system_works The first ...

Automated Unit Tests for Thunderbird – Now Live

Monday, July 21st, 2008 Posted in Mozilla, Thunderbird | Comments Off

Anyone who's looked at the Thunderbird tinderbox tree over the last few days, will have probably noticed that we now have Unit Test boxes for Thunderbird (*-Dep-Check). Thanks go to gozer (who joined MoMo recently) for setting it all up (although ...

Thunderbird’s unofficial Shredder branding coming soon…

Wednesday, July 2nd, 2008 Posted in Mozilla, Thunderbird | Comments Off

A while ago, we had a think about what Thunderbird should call its Alpha builds, and we came up with the name "Shredder". We'll be using this name for self-built unofficial builds, nightly builds and our remaining Alpha(s). Although we don't ...

Status Update

Wednesday, July 2nd, 2008 Posted in Mozilla, SeaMonkey, Thunderbird | Comments Off

Having not blogged in the last couple of weeks, and as I'm just about to be afk for a week, I thought its time for an update. Here are some of the larger things I've been working on: Autocomplete Autocomplete in mailnews ...