MailNews stands for "Mail and Newsgroups". MailNews is the back end of the messaging parts of SeaMonkey and Thunderbird. It is comprised of:

  • Communications protocols - SMTP, POP3, IMAP, NNTP
  • Message Management, including search and filtering
  • Message Composition
  • Address Book

The MailNews code lives in the mailnews/ directory of comm-central.

See the MailNews tagged pages for more MailNews specific information.

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