Bug 1475843 - Rework SeaMonkey Nightly builds page and link to Bills builds. r=IanN
authorFrank-Rainer Grahl <frgrahl@gmx.net>
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 14:33:43 +0200
changeset 1306 ae02ede77772
parent 1305 a9c57f569c38
child 1307 56e8d1a32f35
push id83
push userfrgrahl@gmx.net
push date2018-07-18 12:35 +0000
reviewersIanN
bugs1475843
Bug 1475843 - Rework SeaMonkey Nightly builds page and link to Bills builds. r=IanN
src/community.en.html
src/dev/nightly.en.html
--- a/src/community.en.html
+++ b/src/community.en.html
@@ -180,16 +180,27 @@ websites that provide lists and install 
     modified to work with SeaMonkey.
     </p>
   </dd>
 </dl>
 
 <h2 id="other">Other Web Resources</h2>
 
 <dl class="sitelist">
+  <dt><a href="http://www.wg9s.com/">Bill Gianopoulos home page hosting unofficial builds</a></dt>
+  <dd>
+    <p>
+    If you want to test a new build this page provides some bleeding edge
+    releases with fixes still in review or not fully done. As with all
+    unofficial releases be careful and have a full backup of your profile
+    ready. <b>Downgrading to prior versions was never and will not be
+    supported.</b>
+    </p>
+  </dd>
+
   <dt><a href="http://planet.mozilla.org/">Planet Mozilla</a></dt>
   <dd>
     <p>
     Planet Mozilla is a central hub for Mozilla-related weblogs and features
     all kinds of news and developer statements from all around our big
     community, of which the SeaMonkey project is only one part.
     </p>
   </dd>
--- a/src/dev/nightly.en.html
+++ b/src/dev/nightly.en.html
@@ -18,15 +18,35 @@
   <strong class="shout">Be careful!</strong>
   These builds are for <a href="./#testing">testing purposes</a> only.
   Keep backups of your data if you do so, as some of the code you're testing
   might not have been tested at all before and might cause unexpected problems.
   If you encounter any such problems, please
   <a href="http://developer.mozilla.org/en/docs/Bug_writing_guidelines">report
   bugs</a> for them.
 </div>
-
+<!--
 <p>You can find the latest nightly Trunk builds <a href="[% develdownloadbase %]/">here</a>.
 <br>
 Some localized Trunk builds are available at <a href="[% develdownloadbase %]-l10n/">localized builds</a>.</p>
-
+-->
+<br>
+<p><font size="+1" color="#ff0000"><b>Because of Mozilla platform API and
+source code removals Nightly builds are currently not provided. This will not
+change anytime soon. We have allocated all available developer resources to fix
+up the next planned major release (expected to be 2.57).
+</b></font></p>
+<br>
+<p>The 2.57 defects in comm-esr60 are tracked in
+<a href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1433370">Bug 1433370</a>.</p>
+<br>
+<p>Additional Nightly defects in comm-central are tracked in
+<a href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1452448">Bug 1452448</a>.</p>
+<br>
+<p>We are in the process of creating a new infrastructure to switch to and,
+once that is ready, will look to provide alpha and beta builds. In the
+meantime you can test unofficial builds provided on
+<a href="http://www.wg9s.com/">Bill Gianopoulos home page hosting unofficial builds</a>.
+As with all unofficial releases be careful and have a full backup of your
+profile ready. <b>Downgrading to prior versions was never and will not be
+supported.</b></p>
 </body>
 </html>