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Full Article Attached Major Roadmap Update Centers Around Phoenix, Thunderbird; 1.4 Branch to Replace 1.0; Changes Planned for Module Ownership Model

Wednesday April 2nd, 2003

In the most radical change to the Mozilla project since the late 1998 decision to rewrite much of the code, mozilla.org today announced a major new roadmap proposal that will see Phoenix and Thunderbird (also known as Minotaur) becoming the focus of future development. According to the roadmap, 1.4 is likely to be the last milestone of the traditional Mozilla suite and the 1.4 branch will replace the 1.0 branch as the stable development path. mozilla.org is also proposing changes to the module ownership model including a move towards stronger leadership and the removal of mandatory super-review in some cases. Please click the Full Article link to read the full analysis.


#120 Re: I wish it were a late April Fools' joke

by pbreit

Thursday April 3rd, 2003 10:06 AM

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You're way off.

Many people (the vast majority, actually) have little say in what mail client they use so it's simply asinine to bundle it with the browser. There are no benefits from integration. IE and Outlook are *not* integrated. Safari and Mail.app are *not* integrated. And they all work fine together.