Bookmark Annotations in WebExtensions

Eric Bixby ebixby at yahoo.com
Sun Jun 25 16:27:29 UTC 2017


Ok, will do.

On Sat, Jun 24, 2017 at 7:49 PM, Eric H. Jung <eric at ericjung.net> wrote:

> Hi Eric,
>
> You should make it known in the appropriate bug that your addon is
> affected and/or blocked by this. Such statements do have an effect on
> priorities.
>
> Eric Jung
> erjung at mozilla.com
>
>
>
> On Sat, Jun 24, 2017 at 6:39 PM, Eric Bixby <ebixby at yahoo.com> wrote:
>
>> Thanks for the response.  I think you are correct that tags are identical
>> to keywords.
>>
>> Basically the answer is "no, but maybe later".
>>
>> On Sat, Jun 24, 2017 at 12:48 PM, Eric H. Jung <eric at ericjung.net> wrote:
>>
>>> See https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1225916, ht
>>> tps://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1276819, and possibly
>>> https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1351897. If those do not
>>> cover annotations (I see tags and descriptions mentioned but not
>>> annotations--are they the same as tags?), please open a new bug.
>>>
>>> Eric
>>>
>>>
>>> On Sat, Jun 24, 2017 at 1:02 PM, Eric Bixby <ebixby at yahoo.com> wrote:
>>>
>>>> I'm trying to migrate the "auto-sort-bookmarks" add-on to
>>>> WebExtensions.  However, I noticed that the WebExtensions API does not
>>>> support the annotations feature.  Chrome bookmarks just have name/title and
>>>> URL for bookmarks.  While Firefox bookmarks also have description and
>>>> keywords.
>>>>
>>>> Does anyone know if Mozilla will add annotations to the WebExtensions
>>>> API?
>>>>
>>>> Does that mean Mozilla will eventually remove annotations (description
>>>> and keywords) from Firefox bookmarks to be consistent with the
>>>> WebExtensions API?
>>>>
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>>>
>>
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