2008-02-21 Thunderbird Trunk builds

What’s new in Trunk since 12 August 2005 | Previous releases

Thunderbird-specific:

  • Fixed: 81091 – Go|Next|Starred Go|Previous|Starred (was Flagged) message shouldn’t be grayed out (standalone message window)
  • Fixed: 322933 – Formatting fouls up when composing
  • Fixed: 333821 – Capital (uppercase) J cannot be typed when entering text in some fields in Thunderbird
  • Fixed: 345483 – "Show images": add "This e-mail only" and "Always for this e-mail address"
  • Fixed: 375745 – Unsubscribing from feeds still shows in list until manager is closed
  • Fixed: 414290 – Preferences header has broken appearance in linux builds
  • Fixed: 416666 – Clean up Thunderbird’s global scope a bit
  • Fixed: 418338 – mac coalesced updates causing slowdown
  • Fixed: 418610 – [regression] "Search messages" is broken

MailNews and other related categories:

  • Fixed: 174409 – NNTP HEAD command fails
  • Fixed: 258018 – replace nsUInt32Array with nsTArray<PRUint32>
  • Fixed: 336737 – Crash when switching folders [@ NS_strlen]
  • Fixed: 345080 – Allow use of external hunspell library
  • Fixed: 357172 – mail invitation text garbled (VCALENDAR not recognized as UTF-8)
  • Fixed: 359305 – Spelling of arch(a)eo- root words in English/US dictionary is inconsistent
  • Fixed: 376296 – Word ‘axe’ is not in dictionary
  • Fixed: 379527 – spellcheck recognizes "dialog" as valid but not "dialogue"
  • Fixed: 383694 – foci isn’t recognized as a word (en-US)
  • Fixed: 392190 – The word ‘sitted’ & others are not recognized by the dictionary
  • Fixed: 412236 – The word ‘preemptively’ is missing
  • Fixed: 413950 – Spell Checker poorly suggests corrections and can’t identify words with different endings
  • Fixed: 417493 – Message Filters are not working right in Trunk
  • Fixed: 417699 – Crash when start SeaMonkey MailNews and Thunderbird [@ nsXULTreeBuilder::SetTree ]
  • Fixed: 418282 – Drop redundant mentions of nsIAuthPrompt in mailnews.

Here is a not-so-good query of outstanding Thunderbird-specific blocker and critical bugs.

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Windows builds Official Windows, Official Windows installer (discussion)

Linux builds Official Linux (i686)

Mac builds Official Mac (Universal binary)