Status of the "Compose in a tab" experiment
jonathan.protzenko at gmail.com
Fri Dec 30 20:38:01 UTC 2011
Hi Douglas and others potentially following this thread,
The compose in a tab experiment is and remains an experiment. I have no
time to invest any more time into it, so please consider it as a dead
project from now on. (There should be a disclaimer for that on the
addon page on addons.mozilla.org)
The goal of that experiment was manifold:
possible: most of that work has been recycled for the Thunderbird
Conversations addon and its quick reply feature (which is actively
- experiment with another editor for writing html mail: the ckeditor
has been a less than satisfactory one, and I don't think we want to
keep it if we were to do future iterations of this thing,
- implement the compose in a tab feature: since tabs on top just
recently landed on trunk, I'm pretty sure we'll see that fixed in the
Thanks for your interest! Cheers,
On Fri 30 Dec 2011 08:11:24 PM CET, Douglas Shuck wrote:
> I really like Compose 0.2, addresses a number of short falls withing
> the in standard Thunderbird product in the messaging area. The only
> issue that i have experienced is that it apparently disables my spell
> checker. I use US Spell Checker 5.0.1 and simply won't work as long as
> Compose is enabled. Has anyone else experienced this?
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