|Thunderbird 3.3 Alpha 3||Thunderbird 3.1.8|
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Conversion Funnel (Priority 0 side project)
- Funnel Cake 5, on hold until Tb 3.1.8.
- Still holding steady with ISPDB at 40-50%, top missing domains remain the same set: ocn.ad.jp, psmtp.com, aon.at, interia.pl, one.com, cox.net, telenet-ops.be, outlook.com, one.com, example.com centrum.cz.
For more details, see also the driver meeting notes.
- Contracts continue to be worked on.
- Standard8 is working on making a version that's bundled with TB for wider testing.
- Bryan and I are implementing a new UI with both free and paid account options.
- We will likely ship 3.3 with only limited integration with free accounts.
- "Integrating web search facilities into the Thunderbird UI"
- Once version of the add-on made up, currently experimenting with the UI
- Hopefully releasing first version this week.
- Now uses MailServices (clarkbw contribution). This means you need a recent 3.3 build. Only one file converted, still need to move the rest of the files to MailServices.
- l10n work, see mail on tb-planning
- Implemented a gallery view for emails with image attachments (mockup by Andy).
- More work on bug 628669, hoping to get it in for 3.3a3, because the situation is bad with thunderbird-stdlib.
Compose in a tab
- No progress this week
Trunk (Miramar) Development
- Planned 3.3 Feature discussion on tb-planning
- Active branches.
- Help on fixing blockers would be very useful and appreciated, see this list of higher priority bugs.
- blocking criteria :
- Alpha n -> Serious usability issues.
- After -> no real criteria, regression/usability issues as usual.
Thunderbird Stability & Security Releases
- Both 3.1.8 and Firefox 3.6.14 currently have crash issues, waiting for resolution before we get revised ETA for releases.
- Bug Lists: 3.1
- Testing 3.3 after string freeze is work in progress, current results are around 25% or test coverage.
- Maintaining Bugzilla
- tester's mailing list is low traffic you should subscribe to be warned when testing is going on.
- PR Update: Nice Thunderbrowse article, Spanish article w/ a recommendation of Thunderbird, some reporters waiting on our next security releases
- Thunderbird ADUs: Top countries German, US, Japan, France, Italy, Poland, UK; steady at over 75k downloads a day and hitting 6.8MM ADUs during the week. About 12% remaining on Thunderbird 2.
- Cebit, March 3-5. There's a Mozilla Firefox booth, equipping the team there with Thunderbird information, Q&A, etc.
- "One Mozilla" web site Task Force meeting notes
- Mozilla Community Town Halls wrapped up last week
- Buildbot BuildAPI
- Kitsune (new support site) Staging
- SpreadThunderbird downtime : Feb 16 @ 10:00-11:00 PDT
Build / Release Update
- Disabled tryserver xpcshell tests on CentOS as they're already running on Fedora.
- Moved Calendar's buildbot master to a dedicated VM and handed off access.
- comm-central hg bundles created weekly at: ftp://ftp.eu.mozilla.org/pub/thunderbird/bundles/ (Bug 631126)
- tryserver Mac 10.6 builds should fire off unit tests on both 10.5 and 10.6 platforms (Bug 605230)
- Will be working on
* Bug 631597 - Prototype the "Canary" system for Thunderbird * Data mining Thunderbird download data with Ludovic
- AMO bug 600367 almost done, this week!
- setting up dummy Yahoo service for Blake
- setting up logging server for davidb, bug 632639
- contribution: Vacation Response
- "Where do I..." preference reference: project plan, question list
- starting on moving content from Sumomo to Kitsune staging this week
(If you support Thunderbird or write documentation to help support Thunderbird, please subscribe to the tb-support-crew mailing list and briefly introduce yourself to the list)
- 655 new support topics (again don't know why it's up,normal is 400-500, last week 670)
- 3.1 Support Issues
- See this week's Support Appendix for full Get Satisfaction metrics and other support details
See the Mozilla Status Board for status updates specific to developers.
- Two Add-on collections set up, see tb-planning for more info:
dmose rebron gozer blake bienvenu roland ludo standard8 jenzed sancus jhopkins