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I’m leaving this blog (most probably) permanently. My personal blog is now located over @ Spread Firefox. Get Firefox!

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Weekly Thunderbird checkins are now over at MozillaZine.

The Rumbling Edge (
Weekly developments in Mozilla Thunderbird builds)

http://weblogs.mozillazine.org/rumblingedge/

This blog will remain my personal blog. Enjoy!

nth10sd aka skywalker

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I’m in the middle of moving to MozillaZine. Updates will be temporarily disrupted.

Meanwhile the name of the new blog will be The Rumbling Edge. It was an evenly matched contest though, but as one fella said, fire burns, so thunder rumbles. :)

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Name shortlist has been cut down to 3 finalists:
  1. The Blinding Edge – 6 votes
  2. The Rumbling Edge – 3 votes
  3. The Thunder Edge – 3 votes
The name should be finalised by the next week or two. Continue to support the name that you would prefer!

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Name shortlist so far:
  1. The Blinding Edge – 5 votes
  2. The Lightning Edge – 2 votes
  3. The Fusion Bowl – 1 vote
  4. The Bright Spark – 1 vote
  5. The Shuddering Edge – 1 vote
  6. The Thunder Edge – 1 vote (or The Thunder’s Edge)
  7. Retain The Flamin’ Box
Do keep those suggestions coming! All your votes do count!

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July 15th – July 20th Thunderbird Checkins [Latest bug-fixes 1st]
Fixed on branch: 246051 – Hang when drag attachment to desktop when the file name has an accented char [Attachments]
Fixed: 249494 – Profile Migration from Outlook Express [Migration]
Fixed: 250093 – Add profile migration from Outlook [Migration]
Fixed: 251094 – Support migration from Netscape 4.x [Migration]
Fixed: 251761 – Remove duplicate code in newsblog.js [RSS]
Fixed: 251605 – crash when doing multiple advanced address book searches [Address Book]
Fixed: 251473 – EM should support remote updating of maxVersion to avoid unnecessary download-install [Extension/Theme Manager]
Fixed: 235686 – add “x-mimeole” to list of user agents [Mail Window Front End]
Fixed: 177054 – fix all openers of the advanced ab search dialog to open a new dialog (if one is not already open), or raise the existing one (if it exists) [Address Book]
Fixed: 251418 – Expose progress notification events through nsIXMLHttpRequest [XML]

Top critical & blocker bugs:
Since ~19th Aug 03: 215183 – Program freezes when opening large (over 100K) messages
Since ~26th Aug 03: 214342 – Program fails to display folders with large numbers of emails in them(13,000)
Since ~22nd Sep 03: 219372 – The filename of the attachments become wrong with huge email i.e. 271 files – 2.5 Mb
Since ~22nd Sep 03: 219689 – After login, gets stuck at “Getting server configuration info”
Since ~6th Nov 03: 224878 – pop account permanently blocked with hourglass
Since ~19th Apr 04: 240819 – Crash in mail.dll when checking mail
Since ~24th Apr 04: 241609 – [Mac only] crash at 0x00706d68 NSGetModule + 0x2374 when selecting messages in INBOX
Since ~10th May 04: 243167 – Platform-specific en-mac/unix/win.jar localization files not all included for each distribution
Since ~12th May 04: 243442 – [Mac only] Crash on Mac OS X when sending e-mail
Since ~25th May 04: 244601 – Mail inside local mailbox lost after getting mail from POP3 server
Since ~18th June 04: 247552 – When upgrading to 0.7, problems not finding the 0.6 profile on OS X

Interesting bug:
Since ~18th Dec 00: 58612 – Need realtime spellchecking mechanism

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There have been several suggestions on a new name:

1 – The Blinding Edge
2 – The Bright Spark
3 – The Lightning Box
4 – The Lightning Edge
5 – The Lightning Ground

Vote for the one you think is most suitable!

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July 12th – July 14th Thunderbird Checkins [Latest bug-fixes 1st]
Fixed: 249650 – Add support for a website header to the message header pane (for RSS) [Mail Window Front End]
Fixed: 250835 – Deleting a feed doesn’t properly remove the items from the items data source [RSS]
Fixed: 250963 – Add Subcribe To Feeds menu item to folder pane [RSS]

Top critical & blocker bugs:
Since ~19th Aug 03: 215183 – Program freezes when opening large (over 100K) messages
Since ~26th Aug 03: 214342 – Program fails to display folders with large numbers of emails in them(13,000)
Since ~22nd Sep 03: 219372 – The filename of the attachments become wrong with huge email i.e. 271 files – 2.5 Mb
Since ~22nd Sep 03: 219689 – After login, gets stuck at “Getting server configuration info”
Since ~6th Nov 03: 224878 – pop account permanently blocked with hourglass
Since ~19th Apr 04: 240819 – Crash in mail.dll when checking mail
Since ~24th Apr 04: 241609 – [Mac only] crash at 0x00706d68 NSGetModule + 0x2374 when selecting messages in INBOX
Since ~10th May 04: 243167 – Platform-specific en-mac/unix/win.jar localization files not all included for each distribution
Since ~12th May 04: 243442 – [Mac only] Crash on Mac OS X when sending e-mail
Since ~25th May 04: 244601 – Mail inside local mailbox lost after getting mail from POP3 server
Since ~18th June 04: 247552 – When upgrading to 0.7, problems not finding the 0.6 profile on OS X

Interesting bug:
Since ~18th Dec 00: 58612 – Need realtime spellchecking mechanism

zz - The Flamin' Box

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