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      <p>Wayne Mery wrote:<br>
        <blockquote type="cite">I don't know what the policy is, but it
          seems to me <b>an author should either list a legit support
            website or legit support email</b>.  </blockquote>
        I second that. Too many abandoned Add-ons with no support at
        all. If we improve the process this should also lead to a more
        serious discussion on the market value of Add-ons. Unfortunately
        a lot of developers who haven't updated their Addons in years
        also may have moved on to different email addresses, should we
        guard against that?<br>
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        <blockquote type="cite">And if it is desired that reviews not be
          used to report issues (that is what I have always read), then
          setting support website to add-ons website not be allowed.</blockquote>
        That may be a good idea although it is hard to do
        trouble-shooting through a single message review page. It may be
        a good idea to add a disclaimer with mailto link on the review
        page ("If you want to report a bug or suggest improvements
        please contact <a moz-do-not-send="true"
          href="mailto:axel.grude@gmail.com">the author</a> directly.")</p>
      <p>Axel<br>
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      <div id="mySignature"> <b class="myName"><a
            href="mailto:axel.grude@gmail.com">Axel Grude</a></b> <br>
        Music Production and Composition <br>
        Thunderbird Add-ons Developer <span class="AddonList">(<a
href="https://addons.mozilla.org/thunderbird/addon/quickfolders-tabbed-folders/">QuickFolders</a>,
          <a
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          <a
            href="https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/addon/quickpasswords/">QuickPasswords</a>,
          <a
            href="https://addons.mozilla.org/thunderbird/addon/zombie-keys/">Zombie
            Keys</a>, <a
            href="https://addons.mozilla.org/thunderbird/addon/smarttemplate4/">SmartTemplate4</a>)</span>
        <br>
        Visit my <a href="https://www.youtube.com/c/thunderbirddaily">YouTube
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          background-color:rgba(220,220,240,0.4); border-radius:3px;"> <b>Subject:</b>Re:
          Thunderbird version 60.0 preview<br>
          <b>From:</b>Wayne Mery <a class="moz-txt-link-rfc2396E" href="mailto:vseerror@lehigh.edu"><vseerror@lehigh.edu></a><br>
          <b>To:</b>Thunderbird Planning (Moderated) <br>
          <b>Sent: </b>Sunday, 22/07/2018 21:41:48 21:41 GMT ST +0100
          [Week 30]<br>
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      <div class="moz-cite-prefix">I don't know what the policy is, but
        it seems to me an author should either list a legit support
        website or legit support email.  <br>
        <br>
        And if it is desired that reviews not be used to report issues
        (that is what I have always read), then setting support website
        to add-ons website not be allowed.<br>
        <br>
        <br>
        On 7/22/2018 3:32 PM, Onno Ekker wrote:<br>
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        <div class="moz-cite-prefix">I wouldn't know why many add-on
          authors would have links in their add-ons pointing to amo.
          Maybe on the add-on homepage, but you don't have to release a
          new add-on version to update you website…</div>
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        <div class="moz-cite-prefix">Onno<br>
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        <div class="moz-cite-prefix">On 7/22/2018 6:44 AM, Axel Grude
          wrote:<br>
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cite="mid:CAPEFzP+kbBNRVTNRey6FwQfhsdb9UnS0u4sJKYKW2TmA3GMJHQ@mail.gmail.com"
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          <div dir="auto">Wayne can you mention to all Add-on authors
            that it's time now to update any links from <a
              href="http://addons.Mozilla.org" moz-do-not-send="true">addons.Mozilla.org</a>
            to <a href="http://thunderbird.net" moz-do-not-send="true">thunderbird.net</a>
            while preparing for Tb60 compatibility. I plan to release
            new versions of my Addons reflecting this within the next f
            ort night. 
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            <div dir="auto">Axel</div>
            <div dir="auto">(Sent from mobile phone on my holidays)</div>
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            <div dir="ltr">On Sun 22 Jul 2018, 00:33 Wayne Mery <<a
                href="mailto:vseerror@lehigh.edu" moz-do-not-send="true">vseerror@lehigh.edu</a>>
              wrote:<br>
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                <p>Version 60 has been in beta for many months, with
                  about 70,000 users.  Unfortunately a few more tweaks
                  are still needed, so we have not yet released but we
                  do want to get beyond the beta.  So this email is to
                  announce a preview candidate that we hope you will
                  try.  It has a <a
href="https://www-stage.thunderbird.net/en-US/thunderbird/60.0/releasenotes/"
                    target="_blank" rel="noreferrer"
                    moz-do-not-send="true">nice (draft) list of
                    improvements</a>, <b>plus other information that
                    you should fully read before continuing, so that you
                    know about major issues and changes.</b> Most
                  notable is some add-ons might not work unless it has
                  been updated by the author.  Note also the following
                  OS are NOT supported: XP, Vista, macOS 10.8 and older<br>
                </p>
                <p>As with any major update, you should first <a
href="https://support.mozilla.org/kb/profiles-where-thunderbird-stores-user-data#w_backing-up-a-profile"
                    target="_blank" rel="noreferrer"
                    moz-do-not-send="true">back up your profile data
                    directory</a>.   <a
                    href="#m_7069589898020768403_1_Version_60_candidate_downloads"
                    rel="noreferrer" moz-do-not-send="true">v60
                    candidate [1]</a>, will automatically receive the
                  official release when it becomes available, but not
                  future <u>candidates</u> if there are any.  You may
                  of course download and install the <a
                    href="https://www.thunderbird.net/thunderbird/all/"
                    target="_blank" rel="noreferrer"
                    moz-do-not-send="true">current version 52</a> at any
                  time.<br>
                </p>
                <p>We encourage you to report problems and issues, and
                  ask questions in the following ways:  <br>
                </p>
                <ul>
                  <li>If you have a question or an issue that needs
                    advice, post at <a
                      href="https://support.mozilla.org/questions/new/thunderbird"
                      target="_blank" rel="noreferrer"
                      moz-do-not-send="true">support</a> with a clear
                    description, and mention your version. </li>
                  <li>If a problem reproduces in <a
                      href="https://support.mozilla.org/kb/safe-mode-thunderbird"
                      target="_blank" rel="noreferrer"
                      moz-do-not-send="true">safe mode</a> please <a
href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/enter_bug.cgi?comment=Preview+testing&product=Thunderbird&version=60"
                      target="_blank" rel="noreferrer"
                      moz-do-not-send="true">file a bug report in
                      bugzilla</a>, state your version and whether
                    problem happens in the prior version.</li>
                  <li> If problem does <b>not </b>reproduce in <a
                      href="https://support.mozilla.org/kb/safe-mode-thunderbird"
                      target="_blank" rel="noreferrer"
                      moz-do-not-send="true">safe mode</a>, please
                    determine which add-on is causing the problem and
                    file a support request with the author of the
                    add-on, which you can find on the <a
                      href="https://addons.thunderbird.net/thunderbird/"
                      target="_blank" rel="noreferrer"
                      moz-do-not-send="true">add-ons website</a>.  (do
                    not report problems by posting a review) </li>
                  <li>If Thunderbird crashes please comment in the crash
                    report and include your email address so that we may
                    contact you if needed</li>
                  <li>If you encounter issues with the <a
                      href="https://addons.thunderbird.net/thunderbird/"
                      target="_blank" rel="noreferrer"
                      moz-do-not-send="true">add-ons website</a>, please
                    report it at <a
                      href="https://github.com/thundernest/addons-server"
                      target="_blank" rel="noreferrer"
                      moz-do-not-send="true">https://github.com/thundernest/addons-server</a>
                    or in the etherpad<br>
                  </li>
                </ul>
                <p>You can follow bug and other issue reports in the
                  following ways:<br>
                </p>
                <ul>
                  <li>An <a
                      href="https://public.etherpad-mozilla.org/p/thunderbird60preview-issues"
                      target="_blank" rel="noreferrer"
                      moz-do-not-send="true">etherpad tracking preview
                      issues</a>, and please comment in the pad (no
                    login required) if you encounter an issue not
                    reported in Thunderbird support or bugzilla,
                    especially add-on issues.</li>
                  <li> A partial list of <a
                      href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1424861"
                      target="_blank" rel="noreferrer"
                      moz-do-not-send="true">bugs found during version
                      60 beta testing</a>, which you can follow or
                    subscribe to with a bugzilla account.</li>
                  <li>A larger list of <a href="https://mzl.la/2JJjxPZ"
                      target="_blank" rel="noreferrer"
                      moz-do-not-send="true">recent open bug reports</a>.</li>
                </ul>
                <p> Thank you for helping make Thunderbird 60 better!</p>
                <p><br>
                </p>
                <p><a
                    name="m_7069589898020768403_1_Version_60_candidate_downloads"
                    rel="noreferrer" moz-do-not-send="true"></a><b>[1]
                    Version 60 candidate downloads</b> (English): <a
href="https://archive.mozilla.org/pub/thunderbird/candidates/60.0-candidates/build2/win32/en-US/Thunderbird%20Setup%2060.0.exe"
                    target="_blank" rel="noreferrer"
                    moz-do-not-send="true">win32</a>, <a
href="https://archive.mozilla.org/pub/thunderbird/candidates/60.0-candidates/build2/win64/en-US/Thunderbird%20Setup%2060.0.exe"
                    target="_blank" rel="noreferrer"
                    moz-do-not-send="true">win64</a>, <a
href="https://archive.mozilla.org/pub/thunderbird/candidates/60.0-candidates/build2/mac/en-US/Thunderbird%2060.0.dmg"
                    target="_blank" rel="noreferrer"
                    moz-do-not-send="true">mac</a>, <a
href="https://archive.mozilla.org/pub/thunderbird/candidates/60.0-candidates/build2/linux-x86_64/en-US/thunderbird-60.0.tar.bz2"
                    target="_blank" rel="noreferrer"
                    moz-do-not-send="true">linux64</a>  NOTE: win64 is
                  not yet officially released, nor will it be featured
                  on the Thunderbird website until it is officially
                  released. And there is no guarantee the unofficial
                  64bit download will automatically update to a newer
                  version.  However, you may file bug reports and ask
                  for assistance. <br>
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