[Maildev] Thunderbird gone from AMO landing page?
jorgk at jorgk.com
Thu Dec 14 14:59:01 EST 2017
On 14/12/2017 20:45, Jonathan Kamens wrote:
> (If this is the wrong place to discuss this, please kindly redirect me
> to the right place.)
> I visited AMO today and discovered that it is no longer possible to
> browse Thunderbird add-ons from the home page.
> I recall seeing emails cross my inbox recently about the work to set
> up a new web site for Thunderbird add-ons, but I was under the
> impression that work wasn't finished yet, and in any case even once it
> is done it will take months and months for the changes to Thunderbird
> itself to talk to the new site to propagate out to everywhere, won't it?
> In the meantime, there's no web interface for browsing Thunderbird
> add-ons? This doesn't seem optimal, to say the least.
> All is not lost, though. It's still possible to view the page for an
> add-on if you already know the URL and navigate to it directly. And
> once you're on the page for an existing Thunderbird add-on, which is
> still using the legacy AMO interface, you can search for other
> Thunderbird add-ons from that page. Still, most users aren't going to
> be able to do any of this.
> Jonathan Kamens
We're moving to a new add-ons site for TB. Andrei has the details.
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