2007-02-24 Thunderbird 2 builds

Functionality:

  • Fixed: 309566 – when sending attachment with long or multibyte filename and receiver uses e.g. Outlook, the filename is changed to att00XXX.xxx
  • Fixed: 367011 – “Remove All Tags” does not do so for custom tags
  • Fixed: 370786 – Detaching an attachment fails to reload the message

Networking:

  • Fixed: 331425 – Sender and Recipient columns only show sender in sent mail folder

UI improvements:

  • Fixed: 223340 – Multiple attachments cause excessive size in attachments pane
  • Fixed: 257885 – Setting a Flag/Star with the context menu causes the Mark|Flagged checkmark to persist incorrectly
  • Fixed: 321551 – message-list pane: wrong scroll position if a mail folder has been entered from an account’s top level
  • Fixed: 327226 – www prefix can confuse the phishing detector
  • Fixed: 370015 – Duplicate ‘Options’ and ‘Account Settings’ items under Edit menu
  • Fixed: 370183 – File > Open saved message does nothing anymore
  • Fixed: 371337 – Improve Usability Of Tag Menus
  • Fixed: 371406 – Remove Beta 2 strings from the installer and about dialog
  • Fixed: 371431 – Add prefs to control the phishing detector’s local checks

Miscellaneous fix:

  • Fixed: 370537 – Hook Up New Remote Start Page

Mac-specific:

  • Fixed: 313145 – Crash when importing lots of mail from Eudora 6.2.3 on OS X

Outstanding bugs: (21)

  • Since 24 Jan 06: 324606 – Thunderbird hangs on Return Receipt Notification on some SPAM-Mails on IMAP-Accounts
  • Since 24 May 06: 339117 – Thunderbird needs an equivalent of about:license
  • 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 12 Sep 06: 352370 – For TB2 release, upgrade langpack maxVersion to 2.0.0.*
  • Since 29 Sep 06: 354895 – Add Vista Registry Support to Thunderbird’s Shell Service
  • Since 29 Sep 06: 354896 – Thunderbird Vista Compatibility Tracking Bug
  • Since 29 Sep 06: 354897 – Thunderbird Installer Changes to Support Vista
  • Since 20 Nov 06: 361279 – standalone mesage window: Unable to Retrieve Message when ‘Retrieve Headers Only’ applied
  • Since 21 Nov 06: 361417 – Crtl-Shift-A is no longer selecting the entire thread
  • Since 08 Dec 06: 363163 – Thunderbird is chewing up cpu cycles even when idle
  • Since 07 Jan 07: 366240 – TB 2 Beta 1 Uninstaller does not delete default app registry entries under Clients\Mail and News
  • Since 07 Jan 07: 366255 – Exception thrown in nsIEditor.inlineSpellChecker when opening/closing the compose window
  • Since 12 Jan 07: 366842 – Land Pinstripe Theme Update for Mac OS X
  • Since 19 Jan 07: 367562 – Trademark Issues with Gmail.RDF
  • Since 22 Jan 07: 367718 – Make license.html work for non-browser apps
  • Since 24 Jan 07: 368074 – Look for ISP Spam .sfd Files in extension directories
  • Since 29 Jan 07: 368611 – Problems with SMTP over TLS in Thunderbird 2
  • Since 29 Jan 07: 368617 – Account setting “OK” button not saving data.
  • Since 30 Jan 07: 368744 – Improve Start Page for Thunderbird 2

Gmail and .Mac (Mac OS X only) account creation in Thunderbird is being tested.

Windows builds Official Windows, Official Windows installer (discussion)

Linux builds Official Linux (i686)

Mac builds Official Mac (Universal binary)