ToneQuilla version 1.0.1 has been posted on AMO for review (or is available on this site here.) This fixes a bug reported in the forum, where for some users .wav files were playing in the default media player, instead of using Mozilla’s internal code.
I’ve now released ToneQuilla version 1.0.0 on AMO. This allows users in Thunderbird 3.0 and SeaMonkey 2.0 to play a particular sound as a filter action, so that different types of emails can play different sounds. In this release, I’ve fixed some bugs, plus added support for some new sound formats. If your operating system… Read More »
I’ve just bumped the allowable Thunderbird (and where applicable Seamonkey) version on my extensions to allow them to work with the new version numbers in the nightlies and release candidates. I had hoped to have new releases available by now, but have not yet done that. Major changes are planned for FiltaQuilla (new custom searches)… Read More »
Recently I posted new versions of ToneQuilla, FiltaQuilla, and JunQuilla to mozilla’s addons site that support Thunderbird 3 beta 2, and Seamonkey 2 alpha 3 (SM is not supported in JunQuilla). In addition to version support, extensions have these changes: ToneQuilla mostly gets an important bug fix to stop playing from ending prematurely. JunQuilla gets… Read More »
Now that Thunderbird beta2 has entered slushy code freeze, it’s time to update my extensions to match. Here’s my plans, which I will try to accomplish near the time that beta 2 releases (currrently scheduled for 2009-02-24): ToneQuilla The published version has a bug that interrupts the playing in some cases. I’ll fix that, but… Read More »
Today I will write in a more practical direction, describing how to setup Thunderbird with MesQuilla extensions to control notification. Under stock Thunderbird, notification of arriving emails (sometimes called BIFF) may be controlled in two ways – and both of these are system-wide settings. These features are controlled from the General/Options dialog: “Show an alert”… Read More »
The ToneQuilla extension is now available here on Mozilla’s addons website. ToneQuilla provides a new message filter action to Thunderbird and Seamonkey to play a sound. A number of sound files are also provided to make it easy to get started. Details about ToneQuilla are available here on the MesQuilla.com website.