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  • Who's taking minutes? --> rebron
  • Minute taking Schedule. Talk to Standard8 for schedule changes/additions.
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Action Items

Friends of the Tree

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Thunderbird Development

For more details, see also the driver meeting notes.

Feature Work

Test Pilot
Tabs on Top
  • Andreas, Paenglab and Florian have been doing an awesome job landing theme fixups
  • We've been getting good feedback on tabs-on-top!
Big Files
  • We need further definition and input from the community before moving forward on this.
  • Project is on hold until further notice.

Schedule and Progress

Thunderbird 10
Thunderbird 11
Thunderbird 12
Thunderbird 3.1.x

Extension of the week

  • Show all body parts Sometimes Thunderbird doesn't show some attachments because the MUA that send it doesn't respect standards. With this extension you'll be able to see the attachment and even see it's content if Thunderbird knows how to display the content.

QA Updates

  • Working on Releases
  • Usual bug and Test Case management
  • Will give a talk in Madrid this Friday on QA and Thunderbird

Marketing Updates

  • TB ADUs at 7.4MMM
  • 1st Test Pilot study targeted for TB Beta users this week.
  • Prepping for Tb 10.

Infrastructure Update

Build / Release Update

  • Thunderbird 10.0b2 released
  • Thunderbird 3.1.17->9.0.1 major updates released

Web Update

  • Back from vacation, catching up with a *lot* of things
  • Outstanding L10N bugs and ISPDB review requests.
  • Kitsune analytics stuff
  • TB Nightly page
  • Lots of other stuff...



(If you support Thunderbird or write or translate documentation to help support Thunderbird, please subscribe to the tb-support-crew mailing list and briefly introduce yourself to the list)

  1. 901 new support topics (1147 two weeks ago) - Media:Thunderbird-GetSatisfaction-2-8Jan2012-2012-01-09_1617.png
  2. Thunderbird 9 Support Issues - Please edit and add any issues or bugs found in TB9 and tag them tb9 - Hot issue during the holidays: Folder panel has no content. JSON.parse: unexpected end of data Source File: chrome://messenger/content/folderPane.js - [bug 707329] - WORKAROUND: quit Thunderbird, delete folderTree.json, restart Thunderbird
  3. Support Contributors, please add yourself to the Mozillians directory if you haven't done so already.
  4. Experimental twice a day Thunderbird support report showing trending topics, ISPs, mail providers, tags, anti-virus and active contributors at Unfortunately due to what seems like a bug in the posterous API it's truncated (same report from another developer). Luckily I have an email backup which I can use to fix it. Help wanted with the code: i) email to Posterous script, ii) post to API Posterous script; contact rtanglao AT or send me a github pull request
  5. See this week's Support Appendix for full Get Satisfaction metrics and other support details

Lightning Updates

Status Updates

See the Mozilla Status Board for status updates specific to developers.

Roundtable Highlights


standard8, Usul, rebron, jb, bwinton, mconley, jenzed, roland, mconley, jhopkins, sancus, bienvenu, philipp