[Project_owners] Download link for Thunderbird add-on

Doug Warner doug at mozdev.org
Thu Oct 1 04:33:24 PDT 2009


On 10/01/2009 03:56 AM, Brian King wrote:
> Joachim Herb wrote:
>> Hello,
>>
>> I have published two add-ons for Thunderbird. If you click on a link
>> pointing to the download address in Firefox, it tries to install the
>> add-on. How can I avoid this? It would be much better if the usual
>> download dialog opens.
>>
>> Example: http://compactheader.mozdev.org/installation.html pointing to
>> http://downloads.mozdev.org/compactheader/CompactHeader-0.7.3.xpi
> 
> Yes, we should have a mechanism for TB like AMO does.
> 
> e.g.
> https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/thunderbird/addon/2313
> 

Brian,

You mean the pop-up that says to "save link as"?

-Doug

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