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temp_image_jen.jpgI'm Jennifer Zickerman, and I'm helping out with the Thunderbird documentation.

Planning

Plans for Thunderbird 3 release

1.2.2 Suggested deployment

1.2.2.3 developer.mozilla.org

Main Page

- change "Extensions" page to "Extensions / Add-ons"? (to standardize terminology) (Or is this not really a problem?)
- standardize on "addons" or "add-ons"?

Main Page | Extensions

Reorganize page:

a. General

    - (review) Setting up extension development environment
    - (review) Extension Packaging
    - (review) Installing extensions ( -> Installing / Uninstalling extensions)
    - (review) Extension Frequently Asked Questions
    - (review) Submitting an add-on to AMO
    - (review) Code snippets

b. Firefox

    - Firefox addons developer guide
    - Creating Custom Firefox Extensions with the Mozilla Build System
    - Updating extensions for Firefox 3
    - Updating extensions for Firefox 3.5
    - Building an Extension ( -> Building a Firefox extension)


c. Thunderbird

    - (review) Building a Thunderbird extension (developer.mozilla.org/en/Building_a_Thunderbird_extension)
    - (new) How to muck around with the folder pane
    - (new) How to much around with the message view
    - (new) How to muck around with the message list
    - (new) How to add a new tab
    - (new) How to add a column

d. SeaMonkey

    d.a Updating extensions for SeaMonkey 2.0
 

- Why is "Documentation" heading a site tag?

1.2.2.4 http://www.mozillamessaging.com

Preliminary planning notes

(preliminary planning notes derived from chats with David Ascher, Sheppy, David Bienvienu and Dan Mosedale)

1. Infrastructure and process

1.1 Doc set

- "meta" docs
    - packaging extensions
    - "philosophy"
        - patch rather than workaround
        - extensions

1.2 What goes where? Deployment plan

- what goes where?

1.2.1 Existing sites

- developer.mozilla.org

- www.mozillamessaging.com

- kb.mozillazine.org

1.3 Existing docs

- stuff that's hidden away
- leverage existing Firefox docs

1.4 Consulting group

- Eric, Dan, David, David
- do we need a committee? (gak) if so, who?

1.5 Objectives

- why are we doing this? what are we trying to achieve?

2. Requirements / gap analysis

3. TODO list / assignments and contributors / deadlines

3.1 Requirements

- list required articles

3.2 Contributors

- David Bienvenu, ...

4. Deployment

- editing
- linking
- identifying update triggers

Contact info

Email: jen at mozillamessaging dot com
IRC: jenzed
Blog: tbd

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<p><img alt="temp_image_jen.jpg" class="internal default" src="/@api/deki/files/3424/=temp_image_jen.jpg" style="width: 186px; height: 96px;">I'm Jennifer Zickerman, and I'm helping out with the Thunderbird documentation.</p>
<h2>Planning</h2>
<h3>Plans for Thunderbird 3 release</h3>
<p>1.2.2 Suggested deployment<br>
<br>
1.2.2.3 developer.mozilla.org<br>
<br>
Main Page<br>
<br>
- change "Extensions" page to "Extensions / Add-ons"? (to standardize terminology) (Or is this not really a problem?)<br>
- standardize on "addons" or "add-ons"?<br>
<br>
Main Page | Extensions<br>
<br>
Reorganize page:<br>
<br>
a. General<br>
<br>
    - (review) Setting up extension development environment<br>
    - (review) Extension Packaging<br>
    - (review) Installing extensions ( -&gt; Installing / Uninstalling extensions)<br>
    - (review) Extension Frequently Asked Questions<br>
    - (review) Submitting an add-on to AMO<br>
    - (review) Code snippets <br>
<br>
b. Firefox<br>
<br>
    - Firefox addons developer guide<br>
    - Creating Custom Firefox Extensions with the Mozilla Build System<br>
    - Updating extensions for Firefox 3<br>
    - Updating extensions for Firefox 3.5<br>
    - Building an Extension ( -&gt; Building a Firefox extension)<br>
<br>
<br>
c. Thunderbird<br>
<br>
    - (review) Building a Thunderbird extension (developer.mozilla.org/en/Building_a_Thunderbird_extension)<br>
    - (new) How to muck around with the folder pane<br>
    - (new) How to much around with the message view<br>
    - (new) How to muck around with the message list<br>
    - (new) How to add a new tab<br>
    - (new) How to add a column <br>
<br>
d. SeaMonkey<br>
<br>
    d.a Updating extensions for SeaMonkey 2.0<br>
 <br>
<br>
- Why is "Documentation" heading a site tag? <br>
<br>
1.2.2.4 <a class=" external" href="http://www.mozillamessaging.com" rel="freelink">http://www.mozillamessaging.com</a><br>
<br>
</p>
<h3>Preliminary planning notes</h3>
<p>(preliminary planning notes derived from chats with David Ascher, Sheppy, David Bienvienu and Dan Mosedale)</p>
<p>1. Infrastructure and process<br>
<br>
1.1 Doc set<br>
<br>
- "meta" docs<br>
    - packaging extensions<br>
    - "philosophy"<br>
        - patch rather than workaround<br>
        - extensions <br>
<br>
1.2 What goes where? Deployment plan<br>
<br>
- what goes where?</p>
<p>1.2.1 Existing sites<br>
<br>
- developer.mozilla.org<br>
<br>
- www.mozillamessaging.com<br>
<br>
- kb.mozillazine.org<br>
<br>
1.3 Existing docs<br>
<br>
- stuff that's hidden away<br>
- leverage existing Firefox docs<br>
<br>
1.4 Consulting group<br>
<br>
- Eric, Dan, David, David<br>
- do we need a committee? (gak) if so, who?<br>
<br>
1.5 Objectives<br>
<br>
- why are we doing this? what are we trying to achieve?<br>
<br>
2. Requirements / gap analysis<br>
<br>
3. TODO list / assignments and contributors / deadlines <br>
<br>
3.1 Requirements<br>
<br>
- list required articles<br>
<br>
3.2 Contributors<br>
<br>
- David Bienvenu, ...<br>
<br>
4. Deployment<br>
<br>
- editing<br>
- linking<br>
- identifying update triggers</p>
<h2>Contact info</h2>
<p><strong>Email</strong>: jen at mozillamessaging dot com<br>
<strong>IRC</strong>: jenzed<br>
<strong>Blog</strong>: tbd</p>
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