Autoconfig specs

Ludovic Hirlimann lhirlimann at mozilla.com
Tue Jul 9 11:25:42 UTC 2013


On 7/8/13 8:54 PM, Patrick Ben Koetter wrote:
> * Ludovic Hirlimann <ludovic at mozilla.com>:
>> On 7/5/13 9:49 PM, Patrick Ben Koetter wrote:
>>> * Blake Winton <bwinton at mozilla.com>:
>>>> It kind of already does, in that it will show <http://mxr.mozilla.org/comm-central/source/mailnews/base/prefs/content/accountcreation/emailWizard.js#831>
>>>> one IMAP and one POP3 server, if you have both listed.
>>>> I don't believe there are any plans to support multiple servers of
>>>> one type, since that seems like an edge-case, and one that would in
>>>> general confuse users more than it would help them.  (Of all the
>>>> autoconfigs we have, no-one has asked for multiple servers of the
>>>> same type yet.)
>>> ACK
>>>
>>>> As a side note, automx looks like a pretty sweet tool!
>>> We'd be honoured if Mozilla used it at https://ispdb.mozillamessaging.com/.
>>>
>>>
>> We probably would if you did the integration work. And I'm not sure I
>> know how this wpuld happen.
> I have no idea how data for ISPDB are currently stored and in which structure.
> I expect them to be in _some_ structure. It shouldn't be too hard to come up
> with a script that creates an automx config file from it.

on file - xml - they are stored in svn and published on
https://live.mozillamessaging.com/autoconfig/v1.1/
>
>> Raising the question at one of our bi-weekly meeting would probably get
>> it on our agenda.
> Feel free to do so. We'd assist with the migration.
>
> p at rick
>
Ludo

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