Intent to de-support: traditional add-ons
mkmelin+mozilla at iki.fi
Sat Oct 5 11:53:09 UTC 2019
On 05-10-2019 13:37, Onno Ekker wrote:
> Can I have a little more clarification on this?
> As an add-on author, I always tried to keep my add-ons working during
> the daily/beta release cycle.
> I think you are telling us add-on developers now too, that it doesn't
> make much sense in trying to keep our XUL Legacy add-on or
> bootstrapped add-on compatible with Thunderbird 71.0a1 or later,
> because it won't work in Thunderbird 72.0a1 or 73.0a1 anyway, let
> alone in Thunderbird 78.
> Is that also what you implied?
Yes that is correct. Support for non-WebExtension add-on will be
dropped, so "keeping up" won't help, unless you convert it to a
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