Review of Mozilla’s Sunbird Stand-Alone Calendar Application

[ Thanks to Steve
for this link. ]

“Sunbird is the new cross-platform calendar application from the
Mozilla foundation. It is based around the existing Mozilla
Calendar component and is the latest in a string of standalone
applications from the foundation, which are gradually replacing the
current Mozilla suite of applications. The aim of the project is to
create a standalone calendar for someone who uses either Mozilla
Thunderbird or Firefox as their email client or browser. Sunbird
hopes to offer a reduced footprint and performance enhancement over
the original Calendar component. Sunbird is still in the early
stages of development and is certainly experimental software with
version 0.2 having been released recently. Nonetheless Sunbird is a
promising application for those of you already using Thunderbird or

“A word of warning though, as of the moment Sunbird does not
integrate with Thunderbird or Firefox. It is purely a standalone
project, although this is one of the tasks to be solved in the near


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