[Project_owners] Thunderbird addon not updated on addons.mozilla.org

John Marshall johnm555 at gmail.com
Wed Oct 31 03:42:37 PDT 2007


I think if an extension was uploaded before AMO switched to Remora(the new
version) its date is 1999

On 10/30/07, Niko Berger <niko.berger at corinis.com> wrote:
>
> Axel Hecht wrote:
> > Niko Berger wrote:
> >
> >> Yeap they are all in sandbox... how do you "get" reviewers? its quite a
> >> pain to see all my work being stuck there... I already had to update
> the
> >> description so people use the link from a different site, but i am
> >> really not happy with that solution.
> >>
> >> Niko
> >>
> >> eric.jung at yahoo.com wrote:
> >>
> >>> Sounds like your releases are stuck in the sandbox. You need reviewers
> >>> to get them public.
> >>>
> >>>
> >>> ----- Original Message ----
> >>> From: Niko Berger <niko.berger at corinis.com>
> >>> To: Mozdev Project Owners List <project_owners at mozdev.org>
> >>> Sent: Tuesday, October 30, 2007 9:55:23 AM
> >>> Subject: Re: [Project_owners] Thunderbird addon not updated on
> >>> addons.mozilla.org
> >>>
> >>> Douglas E. Warner wrote:
> >>>
> >>>> On Tuesday 30 October 2007, Niko Berger wrote:
> >>>>
> >>>>>> I am the main dev behind the thunderbird extension synckolab and am
> >>>>>>
> >>>>> wondering why none of my updates since july 2006! (0.4.23) have been
> >>>>> made available? is there any way to speed up the process (there was
> >>>>> quite a lot of development since then (i uploaded 0.4.33 - apr.
> 2007,
> >>>>> 0.5.2 - now since then) - also added/removed quite a few version
> >>>>>
> >>> because
> >>>
> >>>>> while being in the sandbox files have changed and people
> >>>>>
> >>> downloading it
> >>>
> >>>>> from the dev site found/fixed bugs.
> >>>>>   >
> >>>>>
> >>>> Updates to addons.mozilla.org <http://addons.mozilla.org> are done
> >>>>
> >>> manually by the project owner, not
> >>>
> >>>> automatically by Mozdev.
> >>>>
> >>>> We're looking into offering this functionality; you can track the
> >>>>
> >>> progress in
> >>>
> >>>> bug #1649:
> >>>> https://www.mozdev.org/bugs/show_bug.cgi?id=1649
> >>>>
> >>>> -Doug
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>> I am the product owner and I manually updated it on mozdev... I was
> only
> >>> wondering if other people also experienced such long delays in getting
> >>> their updates online and approved by addons.mozilla.org
> >>> <http://addons.mozilla.org> and/or if there
> >>> is any way to contact the team responsible for approving. As stated
> >>> above: my extension has seen no update (at least on addons.mozilla.org
> >>> <http://addons.mozilla.org>)
> >>> since mid-2006
> >>>
> >>> ps.: a connection between mozdev and addons.mozilla.org
> >>> <http://addons.mozilla.org> would indeed be
> >>> quite cool - but not really necessary. using the update page on
> >>> addons.mozilla.org <http://addons.mozilla.org> is not really difficult
> >>> and updates normally dont
> >>> happen on an hourly basis anyway
> >>>
> >
> > As Paul said, #addons is one way. Note that anybody with an account on
> > AMO can write a review, which is what you should try to get your users
> > to do, I guess.
> >
> > I have been trying to see the new version, but it seems that I can't
> > find them in the sandbox. Got a link?
> >
> > Axel
> >
> thanks for the info...
> https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/thunderbird/addon/519 would be the
> addon link. Based on your info, I was checking out the sandbox myself,
> and you are right I dont get to my extension. I updated the new version
> today and i am completely unable to find it. seems there is a bug here
> on the addons page.
> there seem to be a number of bugs like:
> * paging doesnt work:
>
> https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/thunderbird/browse/type:1/cat:23/status:1?page=2
> * altough the last version is from 21.july 2006 (based on the addons
> page), the listing page shows the even older version and date 1999!?
> https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/thunderbird/browse/type:1/cat:23?page=2
>
> it is kinda weird... help!
>
> Niko
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