Last updated 16 Jul 05.
Mozilla Thunderbird 1.1 Alpha 2 has been released with bugfixes and improvements over 1.1 Alpha 1. Since it is a release aimed at developers only and bugs are expected to be present, it is NOT RECOMMENDED TO BE USED in a production environment.
All feedback is welcomed on the new features in this post at mozillaZine forums where known issues and more information about this developer release can also be found.
- 292101: emails have lost their correct message and have text from other messages, a few of the messages are now blank – correct messages were present before they arrived
- 296940: Update Changes Cause Thunderbird to Enter an Infinite Loop
- 299473: Not possible to enter data in account setting fields
- 300092: Installer shows NO text – only the variables names are shown
- 238614: TB09 crashed after cancelling message send operation
- 254527: TB09 crashes when using a symlink to a signature file
- 260034: Cannot send mail if temporary directory contains non-ascii characters
- 284083: crash [ @ nsDBFolderInfo::GetTransferInfo :970 ]
- 292041: Crash on some drag and drop of mail from current messages list into IMAP folders
- 295750: crash after deleting a virtual folder – Trunk TB11a1
- 296520: Mails incorrectly deleted when using “Delete messages more than xx days”
- 298479: renamed email folder to name of deleted search folder. All data lost.
New Features & Improvements:
- 298969: Ability to create message filter actions for forwarding and replying (with a template)
- 283735, 297804: Export RSS feeds to OPML format (Ability to import feeds was implemented in 1.1 Alpha 1)
- 242959, 261559: Support for .eml file type association
- 269483: Newly implemented but currently disabled software update system
- 256545, 297360: Improved user interface for building up search criteria
- 290237: Support for server side spam filtering
- 289091: Improved processing of return receipts for IMAP users
- 288273, 298860: Improvements to 1.1 Alpha 1’s new feature of deleting attachments from emails
- Many other bugfixes