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Archive for December, 2010

Thunderbird 3.0.x branch builders turned off

Wednesday, December 15th, 2010 Posted in Mozilla, Thunderbird | 1 Comment »

Following the last week's release of the last security and stability release of Thunderbird 3.0.x we are now turning off our 3.0.x builders. This is everything relating to Thunderbird that is following the comm-1.9.1 branch. Hence nightly builds on that branch ...

Omnijar comes to Thunderbird

Wednesday, December 15th, 2010 Posted in Mozilla, Thunderbird | 2 Comments »

Recently Firefox implemented something called omnijar to help with its startup performance - as of today, this has now come to Thunderbird trunk (3.3a2pre) nightly builds. For those who don't know what omnijar is, it is basically putting as many of ...

Recent Additions and Changes to Planet Mozilla Messaging

Wednesday, December 15th, 2010 Posted in Mozilla, Thunderbird | Comments Off

Over at Planet Mozilla Messaging, we've recently made a couple of updates to the blogs that we watch. We've changed the Mozilla Labs feed so that it watches everything in the Messaging category - previously it was just watching the Thunderbird. ...

Conversations in Thunderbird and a FLOSS Manual for Thunderbird

Thursday, December 9th, 2010 Posted in Mozilla, Thunderbird | 1 Comment »

Two really nice things have happened this week relating to Thunderbird. Thunderbird Conversations The first is that Jonathon has released his Thunderbird Conversations add-on. I've only been using it for a short while, but I'm really growing to love it. There are two ...

Thunderbird try-server can now apply and test patches against mozilla-central (and others!)

Tuesday, December 7th, 2010 Posted in Mozilla, SeaMonkey, Thunderbird | 1 Comment »

We've recently made some changes to the Thunderbird try server so that now we're able to push comm-central and mozilla-central patches and have them tested against Thunderbird. This means that we can test proposed patches against mozilla-central on all our supported ...

comm-central now pulls LDAP c-sdk from Mercurial

Wednesday, December 1st, 2010 Posted in Mozilla, SeaMonkey, Thunderbird | 1 Comment »

I'm a couple of weeks late with this post, but I've finally got around to it and here it is. We recently changed comm-central to pull the LDAP c-sdk from Mercurial rather than CVS. This followed the transition of the LDAP ...

LDAP development moved from CVS to Mercurial

Wednesday, December 1st, 2010 Posted in Mozilla, Thunderbird | 1 Comment »

The LDAP SDK repositories used to exist in CVS, a couple of weeks ago, we moved them to a new Mercurial repository to follow the move that the main projects have done. If you haven't yet used Mercurial, there is some ...