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- Kent James (rkent) is now a Mailnews Core peer. Thanks to Kent for volunteering.
- I've got a contributor interested in working on implementing progress bars for Filelink uploads (bug 736169) - I'll be mentoring him.
- mconley is hoping to have a patch for jb's pet bug (daily chat log aggregation) up this week. (bug 787149)
- nothing exciting to report. I'm trying to profile the display of lots of tweets, but I don't have exciting results there yet.
Google Summer of Code Projects
Summary coming soon.
Schedule and Progress
- Next merge date: 8 October
- For information about channels, point people here - http://www.mozilla.org/thunderbird/channel/
- Released to fix some stability issues with crashes in specific places. Also fixed some other minor usability issues.
Extension of the week
- Organizing a week test for 17 see https://mail.mozilla.org/pipermail/thunderbird-testers/2012-September/000094.html
- Got 14 answers
- Will blog about it to get more traction
- Nothing to report
Build / Release Update
- http://etherpad.mozilla.org/tbsites for what happened last week at mozcamp
See the Mozilla Status Board for status updates specific to developers.
- Had some interesting conversation in warsaw when do we see some public roundup ?
- work is in progress
- watch Tb-planning
- What is considered secret from the summit ?
- EG staff status
- What do we need to be Open , right now we seems to be very closed
- to a significant extend, we don't know for sure , and we don't know how will things will turn out
- for hr we are closed for the rest we think we are open
- Difficult to talk about the project when things are not known, so much uncertainty that it makes it difficult.
- everything that you found out is public.
- Staffing should be made public.
- Mozilla will provide the staff for 2 release a year
- Maildir should do a mid-release, eg Adress Book would work too
- try to have it has an add-on
- try to push it this way that would be one more option to the release options
- would be if it would give us more testing of the features than earlybird and beta
- some addons would need hooks so it couldn't work that way.
- if possible Ireving thinks it's agood idea.
- Landing an addon in core is sometime difficult
rkent, florian, AM,bwinton, rkent, irving, mconley, sancus , usul, axel,