Thunderbird as a Web App revisited
kairo at kairo.at
Sun Dec 20 02:51:53 UTC 2015
Ben Bucksch schrieb:
> That runtime would need some features that a normal webbrowser does not
> have. The absolute minimum that comes to mind is opening TCP sockets, to
> allow IMAP/POP3 without proxying, and opening/saving files (even if only
> in a certain directory on disk), to store emails persistently locally.
> Probably I'm missing a few other things.
Both exist in Gecko and have been implemented for Firefox OS (though
file access through DeviceStorage is somewhat awkward). They may not be
fully implemented on desktop platforms and/or enabled on Firefox but
that is a gap that Mozilla wants to close from all I know.
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