Hello Andrew,

Thank you for the information. Quick question, I'm looking at:


Do you know if putting the code as "gFolderDisplay.selectedMessages",
etc. works backward compatible with previous versions of Thunderbird
(e.g. 3.0b2, 2.xx, etc) ? I haven't tried it yet but I wanted to ask


On Aug 24, 12:20*am, Andrew Sutherland wrote:
> On 08/23/2009 09:55 PM, fherrera wrote:
> > I have a Thunderbird addon that makes use of functions such as
> > "GetSelectedMessages()" or "SelectedMessage()" that as of version
> > 3.0b2 existed in file "MsgComposeCommands.js". These functions
> > apparently no longer exist in 3.0b3.

> A refactoring was performed and the global functions are no more. *You
> can read the brief summary of their replacements and how to use them here:https://developer.mozilla.org/en/Ext.../HowTos#Thread...
> > Can someone point me to where I must look exactly (perhaps in MXR) to
> > see the latest 3.0b3 source code ? I want to find out if such
> > functions have been substituted by something else, or how that
> > functionality is done from now on.

> http://mxr.mozilla.org/comm-central/...ntent/folderDi...
> If you want to look at the documentation in a slightly more usable
> format, you can check it out here:http://clicky.visophyte.org/examples..._design/doccel...
> Note that that is a development build of doccelerator and is not the
> stable long-term location for it.
> > Can someone point me to the right person(s) that decides about the
> > future and direction of such functions/functionality ?

> This newsgroup/mailing list is the preferred location for general
> discussion.
> The general area you are talking about falls under the "Message List"
> sub-module. *You can find the information on module owners and peers here:https://developer.mozilla.org/en/Mai..._review_requir...
> Andrew