[Maildev] Integrating popular and useful extensions into TB

Ben Bucksch ben.bucksch at beonex.com
Sat Dec 9 17:14:22 EST 2017


Jonathan Kamens wrote on 09.12.17 22:27:
> On 12/7/17 2:06 PM, Ben Bucksch wrote:
>> What concrete help would you appreciate most from the TB project?
>
> I would like there to be a comprehensive, accurate, maintained web 
> site documenting the breaking changes in each release of Thunderbird, 
> all in one place
>

I think we have such a page, I saw one recently. Fairly rough, but looks 
actively maintained. I don't have the URL handy, but Jörg can post it.


> with clear instructions, and wherever possible sample code, explaining 
> how add-on maintainers can fix their code to recover from each 
> breaking change
>

That we don't have, but any add on author who found one could add it to 
the page.


> I would like there to be a mailing list that add-on maintainers can 
> subscribe to whose one and only purpose is to announce each breaking 
> change as it is discovered and point add-on maintainers at the 
> instructions on the aforementioned web site for how to deal with that 
> particular breaking change.
>

Good idea. You might be able to subscribe to the wiki page, though.





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