Code names for Trunk builds

Andreas Nilsson nisses.mail at home.se
Tue Jun 7 11:48:32 UTC 2011


On 06/07/2011 10:16 AM, Mark Banner wrote:
> On 07/06/2011 07:46, Magnus Melin wrote:
>> On 7.6.2011 01:00, Mark Banner wrote:
>>> I'm starting this as a separate thread to make collation easier.
>>>
>>> Firefox changed Minefield to Nightly as they wanted to attract more 
>>> users to
>>> it and soften the name. We're thinking about changing the name for 
>>> Shredder,
>>> though we haven't decided for definite yet. This decision may take 
>>> us longer
>>
>> Can't we use the name Nightly as well?
> Unfortunately no, because on Mac, it would mean that the application 
> bundles have the same name. Hence you wouldn't be able to install a 
> nightly of Thunderbird and of Firefox without renaming one of them.
>
> There's also the confusion of two applications on your system both 
> called "Nightly"...
Crap, there goes that About screen. :/
http://www.andreasn.se/diverse/temp/nightly.png

I'll hold this graphics off until we are more solid about the names :)
- Andreas



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