[Project_owners] maxVersion for mozilla suite
Michael J Gruber
fastmail at michaeljgruber.fm
Fri Nov 11 15:28:19 EST 2005
Chris Neale venit, vidit, dixit 11/10/05 18:33:
> On Wednesday 09 November 2005 16:21, Michael J Gruber wrote:
>>Sorry if this is a FAQ, but I couldn't find it on devmo or anywhere else:
>>What is the current allowed value for maxVersion for the Mozilla suite?
>>addons used to accept a maxVersion of 1.8 (many extension have that, so
>>have mine), but when I try to re-upload a new version of my extension
>>(with only the Thunderbird maxVersion changed) addons refuses to accept
>>this, saying 1.8 is an invalid maxVersion for the suite. I know I could
>>bump the version through the interface, but I don't consider this
>>concept a good idea (effectively distributing different xpi's under the
>>same version number).
> Mozilla Suite doesn't use the Extension Manager, so the numbers have little
> relevance - they're only used in install.rdf for a.m.o
Sure, that's exactly what I was talking about - AMO's use of
install.rdf. Meanwhile the AMO scripts were changed to accept 1.8 for
the suite. Other glitches remains, see my post on wrong version numbers...
switch the part to the left and right of the at sign to get my address:
y at x.z instead of x at y.z
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