2008-09-11 Thunderbird Trunk builds

Previous Shredder – Alpha 1 | Current Shredder – Alpha 2 | Previous releases

Thunderbird-specific:

  • Fixed: 214399 – BMS Tracking Bug
  • Fixed: 232252 – open drafts discarded without prompt on shutdown
  • Fixed: 249620 – inconsistent labeling: folder context menu for account node is named properties but goes to account settings
  • Fixed: 259914 – quicksearch toolbar no longer displays "recipient" when focused on "Sent"
  • Fixed: 279001 – Control-A and ctrl-T affect view setting when view field is focused – ctrl is ignored / hotkeys also fail
  • Fixed: 305089 – Don’t mark as scam any mail composed by user (Drafts, Templates, Sent, Outbox folders)
  • Fixed: 327378 – rss2 feeds should use guids as permalinks if available
  • Fixed: 327908 – Advanced Options dialog (advanced.dtd) has too many entries for available unique accesskeys, thus some underlined letters conflict and are broken
  • Fixed: 328586 – "Save Image" should be "Save Image As…" and "Save Link Location" "Save Link As…" link in firefox
  • Fixed: 328749 – Phishing Detector APIs
  • Fixed: 331113 – Investigate options to make the new mail alert notification narrower
  • Fixed: 335391 – Invalid value for "margin" property in mail/themes/pinstripe/mail/preferences/preferences.css
  • Fixed: 347994 – New mail alert is not displayed (folderSummaryInfoEl.parseFolder is not a function)
  • Fixed: 359284 – IMAP: Auto-expunge for IMAP mailboxes
  • Fixed: 422757 – mark all read Keyboard shortcuts are different on Linux and Windows even though they don’t need to anymore
  • Fixed: 433801 – Make the account wizard extensible
  • Fixed: 441437 – Provide a non-rdf way to go from a URI to a msgFolder
  • Fixed: 446367 – User-agent for messages doesn’t follow branding type (Official/Unofficial)
  • Fixed: 449202 – Get Thunderbird L10N builds working on comm-central
  • Fixed: 450649 – The link "click’here’ to get the rest of truncated mail" is not working. (when truncated POP3 mail is moved/copied to other account’s folder, including "Global Inbox" case)
  • Fixed: 450803 – When right click on email address, add option to open existing contact in address book
  • Fixed: 451381 – Re-use the new address book popup widget on Thunderbird’s preference pane
  • Fixed: 451438 – Filters: Option NOT to warn on delete
  • Fixed: 451981 – add a build target to compare bin/ and the package list
  • Fixed: 452162 – Lessen the number of cases where a restart is required on application update
  • Fixed: 452615 – mail.server.default.offline_download when set, it doesn’t make discovered imap folders offline by default
  • Fixed: 452661 – the scam detector doesn’t work anymore
  • Fixed: 452832 – drag and drop multiple messages between folders fails (moves only one)
  • Fixed: 453706 – Lingering nsISupportsArray in ProfileMigrator.cpp
  • Fixed: 454025 – Extension functions fail because libgkplugin.so does not get installed
  • Fixed: 454032 – Unable to use keyboard to continue uninstall from the summary page
  • Fixed: 454061 – Crash [@ nsImapService::MessageURIToMsgHdr(char const*, nsIMsgDBHdr**) ][@ nsImapService::CreateStartOfImapUrl]
  • Fixed: 454125 – Use .trim() in Thunderbird
  • Fixed: 454133 – The ini creation macros from common.nsh are being deprecated

IMAP, News, POP and SMTP-related:

  • Fixed: 147789 – remove obsolte pref network.hosts.nntp_server

MailNews Core:

  • Fixed: 128340 – when I add an LDAP directory from the addressbook and preferences window is open make sure it shows up in the pref | addressing list
  • Fixed: 128342 – When I delete a directory from addressbook and the preferences window is open it should be removed from the preferences window.
  • Fixed: 135231 – LDAP Quick search results keep duplicating with searches in Address Book, Select Addresses dialog and Sidebar
  • Fixed: 135243 – Deleted LDAP Directory server remains in dropdown box in Advanced AddressBook and Select Addresses dlg
  • Fixed: 138366 – [Offline] override global LDAP settings not working
  • Fixed: 198137 – Rename an address book and other areas of the product are not updated
  • Fixed: 305434 – LDAP Prefs Service needs revising.
  • Fixed: 355194 – Local/POP3 ‘Rebuild Summary File’ generates "error, exception, …" in <widgetglue.js>
  • Fixed: 408613 – Migrate SeaMonkey addressing preferences pane to new style and rewrite how the AB prefs UI works.
  • Fixed: 421428 – nsIFolderListener should admit that it’s passing nsIMsgFolders
  • Fixed: 439225 – Revamp nsIMsgFolderNotificationService
  • Fixed: 445146 – Move editor/ui from mozilla-central to comm-central
  • Fixed: 448165 – Mailnews crashes in [@ nsAbMDBDirectory::DeleteCards] if aCards is null
  • Fixed: 450581 – Address Book lists in dialogs may become unsorted
  • Fixed: 451257 – Composing a message after the contacts sidebar was closed sometimes crashes Thunderbird
  • Fixed: 451601 – kill MOZILLA_LOCALE_VERSION
  • Fixed: 452504 – port bug 97954, bug 394901, bug 451466, and bug 450194 changes to comm-central
  • Fixed: 452962 – make install no longer works on comm-central
  • Fixed: 453301 – Provide a function to collect only a single address.
  • Fixed: 454182 – Forward as attachment from open eml file broken after fix to bug 366482
  • Fixed: 454298 – infinite recursion in GetIsKilled
  • Fixed: 454399 – IMAP open folder command sends empty arrays to nsIMsgFolderListener::msgsDeleted observers

Note that you may be unable to change settings in a newly-created profile by the latest Shredder nightlies. This is due to bug 454549.

Outstanding bugs (marked blocking-thunderbird3+ with Target Milestone of Thunderbird 3 Beta 1): (20)

  • Open: 239131 – Thunderbird should use the new password manager
  • Open: 360648 – [Meta] TB toolkit autocomplete migration
  • Open: 370306 – Move Address Book’s autocomplete (and addressing widget) implementation to be based on toolkit’s
  • Open: 422814 – Make account configuration quick, easy, and more secure
  • Open: 429118 – Spellcheck gives up after too few misspelled words in HTML editor
  • Open: 430762 – Start page for Alpha/Beta builds
  • Open: 433316 – Implement backend changes for MailNews transfer from wallet to login manager.
  • Open: 436615 – Better Faster IMAP: Preemptive/Automatic message download feature
  • Open: 437056 – run a message filter on a folder – "choose this folder" option missing, can’t run on folders with subfolders
  • Open: 447842 – Provide support for building a JavaScript message representation
  • Open: 449691 – improved message (view) reader pane
  • Open: 450038 – "Help | Shredder Help" doesn’t redirect to a help site of the applications locale
  • Open: 450494 – Global Database functionality should go in MailNews core
  • Open: 450724 – Implement New/Edit Card inline features for message header display
  • Open: 451143 – Print Preview Card and Abook both unuseable
  • Open: 452232 – Move LDAP autocomplete over to toolkit interfaces
  • Open: 453928 – Reevaluate mailnews use of CAPS
  • Open: 453943 – Review JavaScript in mail/rss policies
  • Open: 454808 – Shredder Won’t Open Layout Views
  • Open: 454848 – Forwarding e-mail no longer works in nightlies if set to forward "inline"

Windows builds Official Windows, Official Windows installer (discussion)

Linux builds Official Linux (i686)

Mac builds Official Mac (Universal binary)