[Vtigercrm-developers] vtiger Thunderbird Extension

Alan Lord alanslists at gmail.com
Thu Nov 8 11:20:00 GMT 2018

Awesome - it works.

Want to have a chat about moving the auto-update feature and signing so 
users will get pointed to your repo on github in future (if this is 
still possible of course - they got a bit bothered about non-mozilla 
hosted extensions as I recall)?



On 08/11/2018 10:09, Joe Bordes wrote:
> https://discussions.vtiger.com/discussion/comment/1217743
> On 8/11/18 10:19, Alan Lord wrote:
>> As some may know - the recent release of Thunderbird 60 has rendered 
>> the vtiger extension incompatible.
>> As some may also know I did a fair bit of work on it some years ago.
>> Mozilla, and Thunderbird specifically, have been in a rather hard 
>> place to follow for the past few years and it became clear to me that 
>> for the vtiger TB extension to be maintainable for a reasonable period 
>> into the future it really needed re-writing from scratch.
>> This is something I have neither the time nor skill-set to accomplish.
>> If anyone fancies taking it on, or even just patching the most recent 
>> release so it is compatible with TB60 then please feel free to have a go.
>> The source code is in the .xpi[1] file, the subversion repo on the 
>> forge is still there[2] and I cloned that into code.vtiger.com[3] 
>> sometime ago; but be aware I do not think this is up-to-date with the 
>> latest 0.512 package on the forge.
>> If anyone does decide to have a go - I'll need to talk to you about 
>> how to sign the extension and make it available for automatic updates 
>> etc... Email me.
>> Cheers
>> Al
>> [1] http://forge.vtiger.com/frs/?group_id=237
>> [2] http://forge.vtiger.com/scm/?group_id=237
>> [3] http://code.vtiger.com/lord_alan/vttb3
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