Naming Thunderbird's Aurora channel.

Blake Winton bwinton at
Wed Jul 20 17:53:52 UTC 2011

On 11-07-20 13:36 , Kent James wrote:
> If the logo is "Firefox Aurora" then why can't we just use
> "Thunderbird Aurora" along with "Thunderbird Beta"?
> "Aurora" is a great name, "Earlybird" does not excite me. From the
> earlier discussion I still prefer "Corona" as it keeps the
> connection with "Aurora" well.

Aurora would conflict with the app name on Mac.  (And maybe Linux and
Windows, too…)

I like Cygnet or Ace, personally.

Blake Winton   Thunderbird User Experience Lead
bwinton at

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