2006-12-09 Thunderbird 2.0 builds

Crashes:

  • Fixed: 361150 – Message aging with grouped views can crash

Functionality:

  • Fixed: 132257 – Inserting a link to a [network][image] file into a message inserts the physical file!
  • Fixed: 146075 – ‘Message > Edit Message As New’ (== ‘Edit As New…’) set an incorrect initial “X-Priority:” value (when present), which messes up ‘Options > Priority’ U.I. also; and code cleanup.
  • Fixed: 197228 – Cannot permanently delete unused special folders (Drafts, Templates, Sent)
  • Fixed: 200804 – Autocomplete email addresses stops working at the @ symbol
  • Fixed: 362557 – Add Support For Editing Tags
  • Fixed: 362989 – custom tags lost by moving message from IMAP to local folder

RSS:

  • Fixed: 354345 – Set isStoredWithId for RSS 2.0 feed items

Spelling checker:

  • Fixed: 328988 – kill builtinURLs.rdf

UI improvements:

  • Fixed: 221891 – Menus disabled and other problems occur when attempting to cutomize toolbars in two windows simultaneously.
  • Fixed: 291341 – switching from drafts folder to saved search folder does not remove “Edit Draft…” button
  • Fixed: 317424 – Customize dialog doesn’t cancel icon size and mode when canceled
  • Fixed: 332160 – Hook up new mail alert notifications for UNIX
  • Fixed: 349991 – tag mailview names out of sync with tags
  • Fixed: 352530 – New alert: exceeded maximum IMAP connections
  • Fixed: 353609 – Rename “Show Images” button to “Load Images”
  • Fixed: 360639 – Folders for offline use dialog lets you pick saved search folders
  • Fixed: 362133 – Rename Go Back / Go Forward buttons to Back and Forward
  • Fixed: 362138 – Add Strings for Tabs
  • Fixed: 362402 – View->Toolbars->Formatting Toolbar does not have any effect.
  • Fixed: 362560 – Tag UI Polish
  • Fixed: 362590 – Context ‘Print Preview’ menu lacks an accesskey

XULRunner:

  • Fixed: 321471 – publish gecko 1.8.0 / firefox 1.5 gecko-sdk
  • Fixed: 350785 – Autocomplete / Form Manager stores element data even if Autocomplete is “off”
  • Fixed: 356618 – Storage tests fail to link to xpcom ( move to TOOL_DIRS )
  • Fixed: 358285 – You can open multiple Password Manager windows at once
  • Fixed: 358287 – Able to open multiple ConfigManager (about:config for non-browser apps) windows
  • Fixed: 360301 – Fail to remove mouse handlers from tree when dragging columns

Miscellaneous fix:

  • Fixed: 362385 – “Suspected” typo in privacy.dtd, key phishingDetector1.intro

Mac-specific:

  • Fixed: 359687 – [XULRunner] XULRunner pkg packages should correctly follow filename specs

2.0 Beta 1 is now in RC2 form, testing continues in this mozillaZine thread.

Outstanding bugs: (19)

  • Since 16 Dec 03: 228675 – Limit growth of junk token store
  • Since 12 May 04: 243430 – Improving the chi-square spam detection method
  • Since 29 Mar 05: 288172 – closing standalone mail window of RSS item while still loading causes crash
  • Since 04 Nov 05: 315091 – Thunderbird crashes when using filter to forward mail
  • Since 24 Jan 06: 324606 – Thunderbird hangs on Return Receipt Notification on some SPAM-Mails on IMAP-Accounts
  • Since 20 Jun 06: 342154 – No more confirmation dialog of attachment correctly saved if attachment file type listed as “save to disk” and “save without asking” option is checked
  • Since 07 Jul 06: 343901 – cannot install dictionaries in thunderbird since bug 216382 landed
  • Since 12 Jul 06: 344433 – Thunderbird needs to use a new set of APIs to claim defaults in windows Vista
  • Since 17 Aug 06: 349073 – address book comes up empty
  • Since 12 Sep 06: 352370 – For TB2 release, upgrade langpack maxVersion to 2.0.0.*
  • Since 29 Sep 06: 354896 – Thunderbird Vista Compatibility Tracking Bug
  • Since 04 Oct 06: 355409 – unable to search LDAP server (over SSL) with tbird 2.0 build, but 1.5.0.7 works
  • Since 05 Oct 06: 355633 – depending on the folder view, autoscribing to a news:// url from the browser can cause tbird to open new 3 pane windows until the system is out of resources
  • Since 01 Nov 06: 359134 – Integrate with necko’s automatic online/offline management
  • Since 14 Nov 06: 360702 – Look for ISP RDF Files in extension directories
  • Since 21 Nov 06: 361417 – Crtl-Shift-A is no longer selecting the entire thread
  • Since 01 Dec 06: 362567 – Customize Message Views modal dialog won’t go away
  • Since 06 Dec 06: 362919 – message pane is too wide due to alert bar’s minimum-width
  • Since 06 Dec 06: 362990 – Customize Message Views dialog’s selection should not affect View menu selection

Windows builds Official Windows, Official Windows installer (discussion)

Linux builds Official Linux (i686)

Mac builds Official Mac (Universal binary)