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Welcome to the adopted home of Contacts Sidebar

Postby Sparky » Sun Feb 01, 2015 4:18 pm

Contacts Sidebar is a great extension; without it Thunderbird's address book is almost unusable. I tried to contact the original author of the extension many times about reviving the project but did not get a response. The original author's site can be found at the link below. There is lots of good information here about the extension, I recommend taking a look at it.

The code Jeroen Peters wrote is subject to the Mozilla Public License, the General Public License or the Lesser General Public License (see license block below). It is good news for all of us that Jeroen Peters made the code freely available for modification and reuse. It is my hope to restore Contacts Sidebar to a fully functional Thunderbird extension. All code I contribute to Contacts Sidebar will have the same license block
Jeroen Peters used.

<!-- ***** BEGIN LICENSE BLOCK *****
- Version: MPL 1.1/GPL 2.0/LGPL 2.1
- The contents of this file are subject to the Mozilla Public License Version
- 1.1 (the "License"); you may not use this file except in compliance with
- the License. You may obtain a copy of the License at
- http://www.mozilla.org/MPL/
- Software distributed under the License is distributed on an "AS IS" basis,
- WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, either express or implied. See the License
- for the specific language governing rights and limitations under the
- License.
- The Original Code is Contacts Sidebar.
- The Initial Developer of the Original Code is Jeroen Peters.
- Portions created by the Initial Developer are Copyright (C) 2004
- the Initial Developer. All Rights Reserved.
- Contributor(s):
- Jeroen Peters <jpeters@coldmail.nl>
- Alternatively, the contents of this file may be used under the terms of
- either the GNU General Public License Version 2 or later (the "GPL"), or
- the GNU Lesser General Public License Version 2.1 or later (the "LGPL"),
- in which case the provisions of the GPL or the LGPL are applicable instead
- of those above. If you wish to allow use of your version of this file only
- under the terms of either the GPL or the LGPL, and not to allow others to
- use your version of this file under the terms of the MPL, indicate your
- decision by deleting the provisions above and replace them with the notice
- and other provisions required by the LGPL or the GPL. If you do not delete
- the provisions above, a recipient may use your version of this file under
- the terms of any one of the MPL, the GPL or the LGPL.
- ***** END LICENSE BLOCK ***** -->

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