Author Archives: Rainer Bielefeld

About Rainer Bielefeld

QA-Volunteer in the SeaMonkey Project. Hiere in the Blog you see me as Rainer Bielefeld, for technical reasons sometimes also as RrBd57 from my Twitter-account

New SeaMonkey Nightly Builds available

. . Adrian Kalla again contributes unofficial localized installers and language packs in various languages for WINDOWS and Linux: Trunk & Beta & Aurora & Release . Only for testing, you will use those builds on your own risk. I … Continue reading

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2.40 Candidate available

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Don’t ask what SeaMonkey can do for you, but what you can do for your SeaMonkey

Despite all big problems, we have a first unofficial  2.44a1 SeaMonkey Build – even localized with several languages 🙂

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New: WINDOWS Trunk Build SeaMonkey-2.43a1 2016-01-15 13:54

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Hello, we need some help here! The problem In an edit-box (for example: comment box here in the Blog)  ‘rightclick → Languages → Download more dictionaries …’  will lead to an AMO Website with a list of available dictionaries (and … Continue reading

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Mozilla Bugzilla Down?!

Since 07:55 UTC+1 I can not reach our Bugzilla any longer. For few minutes I got a message “Service Unavailable – The service is temporarily unavailable. Please try again later.” Now pages will not load.  

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Until now I have been used to report new bugs with status UNCONFIRMED, even if I was absolutely sure that the report was concerning a real bug and complete enough so that a developer can take on. Reason is that … Continue reading

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QA: New Whiteboard tag “[easyconfirm]”

For the SeaMonkey project I now use a new Bugzilla Whiteboard tag “[easyconfirm]” for UNCONFIRMED Bugzilla bug reports, which can be easily reproduced also by Bugzilla newbies. So these bug reports are ideal for some first bug confirming attempts and to … Continue reading

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SeaMonkey 2.39 additional Release Notes

Additionally to the very outdated “official” Release Notes here you find some more information concerning changes with SeaMonkey 2.39. New features Please see Wiki-Page. I do not know which Firefox42 – features made it into  SeaMonkey A Bugzilla query shows  … Continue reading

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SeaMonkey 2.39b1 information

Here some additional information concerning the new beta release (official release notes here unfortunately are very outdated) . There are some possible  Regressions compared to 2.38 (bugs, what appeared after release of  SeaMonkey 2.38).  It would be great if some … Continue reading

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