[Maildev] Engineering Council or Engineering Steering Committee (ESC) - where art thou?
jorgk at jorgk.com
Fri Aug 17 15:35:27 EDT 2018
On 17/08/2018 20:31, Ryan Sipes wrote:
> I think this sounds great. We have a number of things that should be
> priorities of this committee. In my mind the future of how add-ons
> work should be a big priority of this group.
Sorry about the cross posting. As Ben wrote on tb-planning, the ESC has
Deciding the future of key components is one of them. Add-ons, XUL/XBL
replacement are some of the issues.
I'd like to get Alta88 involved in the ESC since he's done some work on
XUL replacement, see
Maybe after a year of hibernation the establishment of the ESC can now
finally take place.
P.S.: I think a consensus about the add-on question already exists and
is vaguely reflected at
That is: Keep existing XUL + overlay add-ons (mostly) going with the use
of the C-C-cooked overlay loader, move add-ons to be bootstrapped or the
future replacement of bootstrapped add-ons or to WebExtensions otherwise.
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