2008-10-05 Thunderbird Trunk builds

Previous Shredder – Alpha 1 | Current Shredder – Alpha 2 | Previous releases | Mercurial source bundles (mozilla-central & comm-central)

Thunderbird-specific:

  • Fixed: 273008 – Paste without formatting preference or at least have an easy keybinding
  • Fixed: 329444 – messenger.xul l10n fixes
  • Fixed: 369283 – Thunderbird should support the Vista Search
  • Fixed: 378412 – Adding a "Gmail" account that already was entered manually results in invisible duplicate
  • Fixed: 413487 – "brief" headers (normal mode) should display more or all of subject
  • Fixed: 438918 – who wants a retention policy of "delete all but the last X messages" with X=30?
  • Fixed: 448479 – No Proxy For: port Bug 311779 (save IE’s ";" as "," so it works automatically)
  • Fixed: 448694 – Remove UI for "Remember the last selected message" (mailnews.remember_selected_message)
  • Fixed: 449691 – improved message (view) reader pane
  • Fixed: 450151 – Thunderbird does not form ligatures in fonts under 20 pixels
  • Fixed: 450712 – "INBOX" is always displayed as selected folder name of "When I delete a message/Move it to this folder"
  • Fixed: 450724 – Implement New/Edit Card inline features for message header display
  • Fixed: 451599 – Add preferences UI for disk cache size and clearing the cache
  • Fixed: 451620 – remove the Advanced Preference for Connection timeout
  • Fixed: 454622 – mail won’t download if "Allow anti-virus clients to quarantine individual incoming messages" is checked
  • Fixed: 455801 – Polish changes to message reader for b1
  • Fixed: 455847 – memory leak in nsDirPrefs.cpp
  • Fixed: 456096 – drag and drop folder fails – error nsITransferable.getAnyTransferData, messengerdnd.js :: DropOnFolderTree
  • Fixed: 456563 – Add en-GB to Thunderbird all-locales list
  • Fixed: 456725 – Add fy-NL to thunderbird all-locales list
  • Fixed: 456863 – New/Edit Card tooltip not resetting in Header bar display
  • Fixed: 456869 – port the firefox add-ons preference to thunderbird preferences
  • Fixed: 457151 – Add [id] to the Thunderbird build
  • Fixed: 457556 – Ukrainian Thunderbird3
  • Fixed: 457975 – Composition Mode Over-ride (shift+reply) does not work for new reply button
  • Fixed: 458002 – Update shipped-locales for Thunderbird alpha 3
  • Fixed: 458215 – Add option to client.py to pass arbitrary options to hg
  • Fixed: 458425 – Remove TB specific disable of test_punycodeURI.js

IMAP, News, POP and SMTP-related:

  • Fixed: 436151 – support IMAP RFC 4551 – CondStore extension

MailNews Core:

  • Fixed: 227649 – Remove obsolete <mailnews/mapi/old/*>
  • Fixed: 287939 – Mail tries to save deleted attachment
  • Fixed: 294824 – Don’t hardcode appname in the cancel message for News
  • Fixed: 420830 – Expose mime_create() to content type handler plugins
  • Fixed: 444417 – IMAP undo of delete appears to work, but doesn’t
  • Fixed: 450917 – Create and populate nsIAbCollection
  • Fixed: 451143 – Print Preview Card and Abook both unuseable
  • Fixed: 451390 – In comm-central <client.py>, add an |options.skip_ldapsdk|
  • Fixed: 455797 – birthday picker doesn’t let me enter certain dates, resets day and year
  • Fixed: 455812 – nsAutoSyncManager should expose a scriptable XPCOM interface to allow monitor background download operations
  • Fixed: 455942 – Port to comm-central: bug 440714, bug 447642, bug 454391, bug 454786, bug 454192
  • Fixed: 456233 – nsMsgHdr needs to ensure various ‘in string’ parameters to avoid crashes
  • Fixed: 456250 – Properly detect application/pkcs7-mime subtypes in libmime
  • Fixed: 456326 – "ASSERTION: Some other operation is in progress" when synchronizing mails
  • Fixed: 456327 – Enable showing "*** Initiating Auto-Sync on folder imap://………." messages by turning them into NSPR logging
  • Fixed: 456415 – Setting up a vcard for an account doesn’t work.
  • Fixed: 456440 – IMAP folder paths not initialized correctly if done for the first time inside nsImapMailFolder::GetFilePath
  • Fixed: 456548 – IMAP subfolders not initialized beyond one level in GetSubFolders
  • Fixed: 457052 – try to repair cause of assertion – Borked message header
  • Fixed: 457168 – These emails repeatedly match the wrong filter
  • Fixed: 457545 – nsParseMailbox.cpp:1813: warning: unused variable ‘numFolders’

What was previously known as Shredder Beta 1 has now been renamed to Alpha 3. Note that this is just a name change. Builds are available for testing.

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

  • Open: 429118 – Spellcheck gives up after too few misspelled words in HTML editor
  • Open: 430762 – Start page for Alpha/Beta builds
  • Open: 457709 – tracking bug for build and release of Thunderbird 3.0 Alpha 3

Windows builds Official Windows, Official Windows installer (discussion)

Linux builds Official Linux (i686)

Mac builds Official Mac (Universal binary) (2008-10-03 build)