2007-03-16 Sunbird 0.5 builds

Calendar:

  • Fixed: 373113 – US Holidays Calendar with new DST Rules
  • Fixed: 374018 – Finnish holiday file for Lightning

Common:

  • Fixed: 349520 – working hours for calendar-multiday-view
  • Fixed: 366613 – USHoliday observance of Martin Luther King Jr.’s Day is 3rd Monday, not 19th of Jan 2007
  • Fixed: 370079 – Show more user-friendly error message when import fails
  • Fixed: 371806 – [proto] It’s not possible to create recurring event and/or task
  • Fixed: 373306 – selecting “annually” recurrence will misalign labels
  • Fixed: 373530 – Missing an accesskey in the preferences General Tab
  • Fixed: 373643 – Remove references to obsolete email.properties
  • Fixed: 374121 – Strict warnings in calendarWindow.js, calendar-month-view.xml, calGoogleCalendar.js, calGoogleSession.js

Common (Provider: CalDav – ICS/Webdav – Local Storage – WCAP):

  • Fixed: 327930 – events retrieved by calICalendar.getItems() have a wrong creation/modification date
  • Fixed: 370139 – Profile unusable after creating caldav calendar with incorrect file url

Lightning-only:

  • Fixed: 330384 – “My Timezone” tab displays timezone with tree
  • Fixed: 352667 – After deleting calendar the last calendar in list is not displayed

Sunbird-only:

  • Fixed: 266186 – calendar text unreadable in light text on dark bg theme
  • Fixed: 348254 – Some accesskeys are unreachable in Sunbird Preferences window
  • Fixed: 373437 – NSIS installer for Sunbird 0.5 should remove some Trunk only files

Mac-specific:

  • Fixed: 358110 – Sunbird should be registered for ICS files and webcal[s] URLs

Outstanding bugs: (15)

  • Since 29 Oct 05: 314339 – need to handle non-native timezone bits
  • Since 20 Jan 06: 324198 – Incorrect line endings with long UID loses SUMMARY information in Apple iCal
  • Since 28 Jul 06: 346318 – Datepicker appears only briefly when clicking on date dropdown in event dialog
  • Since 06 Sep 06: 351581 – Print fails on first attempt but works on second
  • Since 17 Sep 06: 353066 – problem with refreshing tasks in main view when end due starts is set
  • Since 17 Sep 06: 353070 – drag and drop for tasks do not work if due date is not set
  • Since 06 Oct 06: 355755 – Alarms are dismissed when Sunbird is closed
  • Since 18 Oct 06: 357112 – Drag and drop of multiday-event does’t drop on days the shadow suggests
  • Since 17 Dec 06: 364148 – Freeze (hang) after creation of repeating event with interval greater than 32767
  • Since 29 Jan 07: 368607 – attendees get doublequoted
  • Since 01 Feb 07: 368982 – visual enhancements for calendar event boxes
  • Since 09 Feb 07: 369885 – Can’t navigate, View fails on repeating events with modified occurrences
  • Since 01 Mar 07: 372287 – Sunbird crashes on open in Mac OS 10.3, works in Mac OS 10.4
  • Since 06 Mar 07: 372839 – Moving an event via drag&drop changes time when crossing DST boundaries
  • Since 06 Mar 07: 372855 – getOccurrencesBetween() in calTodo.js fails on tasks without entryDate or dueDate

From the Calendar Weblog:

“We are currently planning to release a first release candidate at the beginning of April and release Sunbird 0.5 and Lightning 0.5 during the first half April.” Here’s the planned release schedule:

  • March 12 – string freeze – l10n begins
  • March 24 – code freeze (If it’s not in by now, it’s missing the bus.)
  • March 26 – functional testing by #calendar-qa, localizers check their work using nightlies
  • March 30 – l10n freeze
  • April 02 – first RC
  • April 08 – release date or second RC, in case RC 1 was not good enough
  • April 14 – release date, in case we need an RC 2

Lightning vanilla .xpi:

Windows builds Official Windows .xpi (2007-03-08 build)

Linux builds Official Linux .xpi (2007-02-06 build)

Mac builds Official Mac .xpt

Sunbird builds:

Windows builds Official Windows, Official Windows installer

Linux builds Official Linux (i686)

Mac builds Official Mac (Universal binary)