In this recipe, we will further extend our basic add-on, which we developed in the previous recipe, so that we can pull out the contact detail from the ADempiere database and use the e-mail IDs in composing mail in Thunderbird. The following diagram depicts the setup, which is used in this recipe:
The add-on allows the user to select a business partner type (vendor/customer/employee/prospect/sales rep). Based on the selected type, it makes a call to the
ADContacts.php to get the user contacts of the selected type from ADempiere.
ADContacts.php reads the matching users detail (name and e-mail) and ...