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Archive for July, 2009

Automated MozMill tests for Thunderbird

Wednesday, July 29th, 2009 Posted in Mozilla, Thunderbird | 2 Comments »

Following on from getting the make mozmill harness working last week, we've now got a Tinderbox up and running with MozMill: As the mozmill make target acts in a similar style and produces similar output to xpcshell-tests getting a tinderbox set ...

MozMill make harness for Thunderbird testing

Friday, July 24th, 2009 Posted in Mozilla, Thunderbird | Comments Off

Thunderbird has been lacking front-end user interface tests for a while. We aren't easily able to run mochitest or chrome tests, so we've been relying on xpcshell-tests and our nightly testers. Hence, since MozMill was initially released, we've been looking at ...

Content Loading in Thunderbird

Thursday, July 23rd, 2009 Posted in Mozilla, Thunderbird | Comments Off

I've not blogged for a while :-( Mostly because I was helping getting Thunderbird 3 Beta 3 out the door and working on a few interesting projects. However time to start again, and as Andrew alluded to earlier a lot of ...