MDN may have intermittent access issues April 18 13:00 - April 19 01:00 UTC. See whistlepig.mozilla.org for all notifications.

mozilla

Revision 180201 of Isp Data

  • Revision slug: Isp_Data
  • Revision title: Isp Data
  • Revision id: 180201
  • Created:
  • Creator: Poningru
  • Is current revision? No
  • Comment

Revision Content

This page will explain how to create a .rdf or .xml file that you can place in the $INSTALLFOLDER/default/isp to do a variety of things. This page applies to Mail/News (Thunderbird).

Introduction

These files allow for adding to the New Account wizard a new option, and help with, among other things, deployment of custom Thunderbird.

Tools needed

The files are simple text files, in utf-8 encoding, so use your favorite modern text editor. A working install of thunderbird is also handy for testing. Access to http://www.xulplanet.com .

Getting Started

First take a look at the number of examples availble:

  • http://lxr.mozilla.org/mozilla1.8.0/source/mailnews/base/ispdata/aol.rdf
  • http://plaza.ufl.edu/poningru/Gatorlink.xml

Declaration & Doctype

The first thing that has to be done is

Revision Source

<p>This page will explain how to create a .rdf or .xml file that you can place in the $INSTALLFOLDER/default/isp to do a variety of things.  This page applies to Mail/News (Thunderbird).
</p>
<h3 name="Introduction"> Introduction </h3>
<p>These files allow for adding to the New Account wizard a new option, and help with, among other things, deployment of custom Thunderbird.
</p>
<h3 name="Tools_needed"> Tools needed </h3>
<p>The files are simple text files, in utf-8 encoding, so use your favorite modern text editor. A working install of thunderbird is also handy for testing. Access to http://www.xulplanet.com .
</p>
<h3 name="Getting_Started"> Getting Started </h3>
<p>First take a look at the number of examples availble:
</p>
<ul><li>http://lxr.mozilla.org/mozilla1.8.0/source/mailnews/base/ispdata/aol.rdf
</li><li>http://plaza.ufl.edu/poningru/Gatorlink.xml
</li></ul>
<h4 name="Declaration_&amp;_Doctype"> Declaration &amp; Doctype </h4>
<p>The first thing that has to be done is
</p>
Revert to this revision