Changes to review policy

Wayne Mery (Thunderbird QA) vseerror at lehigh.edu
Thu Apr 28 21:19:24 UTC 2016


On 4/28/2016 3:34 PM, Jim Porter wrote:
> On 04/28/2016 02:07 PM, Tanstaafl wrote:
>> I can't remember the exact version, but I think it was one of the minor
>> releases after v3... but, it was when someone decided it was a good idea to:
>>
>> a) enable GLODA globally for all IMAP accounts
>> and
>> b) ignore any/all users carefully selected per-folder offline settings
>> and unilaterally set them all to full offline mode.
>
> That was 3.0, and as I recall, we actually had a migration wizard at the
> time that let users control which of their accounts/folders were synced
> with offline mode. I see there was a bug at the time where disabling the
> migration wizard resulted in everything getting set to offline mode.
> Maybe that's what happened to you?
>
> In any case, I think the old migration wizard is a great way to handle
> big changes like this: it lets us suggest good defaults to the user
> while helping them stay in control.
>
> - Jim

Yes, I remember it the same way. It was a good process for its time.



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