[Project_owners] mozdev.org soon to be replaced with "updates.mozilla.org"

Michael Vincent mv_van_rantwijk at yahoo.com
Wed Aug 24 00:49:51 EDT 2005


Matthew Wilson wrote:
> Pete Collins wrote:
>> HJ wrote:
>>
>>> Hi guys,
>>>
>>> Consider to read this posting 
>>> http://mozillazine.org/talkback.html?article=4663#9 and Ben Goodgers 
>>> follow up on it. Is this going to replace the download and 
>>> installation of extensions from mozdev.org. Do you guys know anything 
>>> about Ben's work? 
>>
>> Nope. Looks like he is attempting to usurp project xpi's from Mozdev.
> 
> That seems a bit too strong to me.
> 
> "Individual extensions can provide their own update URLs (basically a 
> link to an update.rdf file) if they are not hosted in UMO that they can 
> use to specify updates."
> 
> http://mozillazine.org/talkback.html?article=4663#3
> 
> Matthew

It seems that my father was right on spot with this because update URLs 
are no longer allowed or your extension gets rejected by umo.

Michael


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