2009-01-11 Thunderbird Trunk builds

Previous Shredder – Alpha 3 | Current Shredder – Beta 1 | Previous releases | Mercurial source bundles (mozilla-central & comm-central)

Thunderbird-specific: (20)

  • Fixed: 313227 – wait x seconds before marking message as read affects wrong message if quick-keying through the message list after timer started
  • Fixed: 383711 – Installer can kill Thunderbird before response given to prompt to save drafts “Thunderbird must be closed to proceed with the installation.”
  • Fixed: 406742 – create a separate linux theme space for tb3
  • Fixed: 424218 – missing addressbooks in composition window (due to js/rdf ab implementation)
  • Fixed: 432903 – Import wizard have “mail and address books” in the list even when choosing to import “settings”
  • Fixed: 452890 – move System Defaults from General to Advanced -> General
  • Fixed: 457939 – messengerWindow needs an attribute to indicate the layout view type (classic, wide or vertical) for CSS selection proposes
  • Fixed: 460409 – Replace “undefined” as the first-run tab title with ” “
  • Fixed: 462684 – Combine messagePaneContext and threadPaneContext
  • Fixed: 462762 – Broken mail alert
  • Fixed: 466784 – Port bug 462762 windows changes to the unix integration for new mail alerts.
  • Fixed: 468335 – AddFileAttachment and AddUrlAttachment functions
  • Fixed: 469835 – Change version number to 3.1a1pre for Thunderbird comm-central+mozilla-central builds
  • Fixed: 470185 – Update mail/ copyright dates to 2009
  • Fixed: 470194 – Save/restore thread pane scroll position in tabs
  • Fixed: 470688 – From: address selection dropdown doesn’t show account name after address anymore
  • Fixed: 470913 – Thunderbird does not set itself as default mail client in the Windows start menu
  • Fixed: 471223 – Remove vestigal tag-anchor.gif
  • Fixed: 471313 – Remove some useless editor CSS
  • Fixed: 471363 – localization notes in mime.properties pointing to the wrong entities (Thunderbird part)

MailNews Core: (16)

  • Fixed: 150632 – Collecting addresses should not overwrite existing entries
  • Fixed: 355342 – warning: `nsCopyRequest::m_newMsgFlags’ will be initialized after `PRBool nsCopyRequest::m_processed’
  • Fixed: 440594 – Emoticons lack trailing space
  • Fixed: 440793 – Optimize email workflow through better async
  • Fixed: 464425 – Local Folders untranslated account name in fresh profiles
  • Fixed: 470850 – Add IMAP nsIMsgFolderListener tests
  • Fixed: 470973 – Add unit tests for POP3 and News when hostname/username have changed from their original account values
  • Fixed: 471093 – make -C {calendar,mail,suite}/locales langpack-AB_CD is not compatible with –enable-chrome-format=flat
  • Fixed: 471445 – Remove bogus unused strings for error conditions in mime.properties
  • Fixed: 471501 – Remove unused mime.properties strings
  • Fixed: 472021 – mail.unknown is not a sandwich
  • Fixed: 472028 – Crash on “Edit Draft” when mail is encrypted [@ mime_decode_filename]
  • Fixed: 472101 – Drop nsIMsgIncomingServer::rememberPassword (unneeded option)
  • Fixed: 472137 – cross folder views don’t update flags when msg flags changed outside the view
  • Fixed: 472492 – Multiple dumps: “ex = TypeError: GetDBView() is null” when attempting to compose a message with account central view selected
  • Fixed: 472811 – Allow setting and testing of SMTP Auth mechanisms in fake server

IMAP, News, POP, SMTP and S/MIME-related: (1)

  • Fixed: 472022 – crash [@ nsPop3Sink::AbortMailDelivery]

Outstanding bugs (marked blocking-thunderbird3+ with Target Milestone of Thunderbird 3 Beta 2) – newly listed bugs are italicized: (62)

  • Since 2001-12-13: 115091 – Mail subfolder(IMAP) can not have a # sign in the name.
  • Since 2002-01-07: 118665 – Allow n email addresses / phone & fax numbers / URLs per card
  • Since 2002-01-24: 121647 – POP/IMAP server passwords are inappropriately forgotten
  • Since 2002-02-04: 123440 – Stop that annoying modal dialog when mail can’t connect to the mail server from connection time out error
  • Since 2003-10-02: 221030 – Unable to set up IMAP over SSL using the New Account Wizard
  • Since 2004-03-29: 239131 – Thunderbird should use the new password manager
  • Since 2005-06-02: 296453 – With IMAP, racing CPU, Slow performance moving/deleting large number of messages
  • Since 2005-09-04: 307023 – Re-editing quoted-printable HTML message (Open Draft, Forward Inline, Edit-as-New) shows corruption of tag attributes (<img> <body> etc)
  • Since 2005-12-04: 319037 – Provide default value for mailnews.localizedRe
  • Since 2006-05-19: 338549 – Mailnews account password prompts at startup no longer serial
  • Since 2006-08-26: 350314 – STARTTLS is called TLS in user preferences (remaining IMAP/POP3 case)
  • Since 2006-11-14: 360648 – [Meta] TB toolkit autocomplete migration
  • Since 2006-12-16: 364082 – mail lost when moving from local to remote folder in offline mode
  • Since 2006-12-19: 364376 – Not all Message header fields are focusable by <tab> (Keyboard accessability)
  • Since 2007-01-23: 367896 – messages don’t show in threaded view with this 3 msg mbox (show in unthreaded view)
  • Since 2007-01-31: 368924 – Scam list not enabled by default
  • Since 2007-02-02: 369096 – confusing preferences choices re: offline data storage
  • Since 2007-02-13: 370306 – Move Address Book’s autocomplete (and addressing widget) implementation to be based on toolkit’s
  • Since 2007-02-19: 370951 – File attachment with a ‘#’ in the name cannot be opened nor saved from imap folder
  • Since 2007-03-20: 374577 – Remove javascript.allow.mailnews from the security manager
  • Since 2008-01-20: 413260 – Refactor the Address Book interfaces
  • Since 2008-02-26: 419597 – migrate and import everything from outlook express crashes [@ msvcr80.dll@0x14580 – nsCSSScanner::NextURL(unsigned int&, nsCSSToken&)]
  • Since 2008-03-13: 422814 – Make account configuration quick, easy, and more secure
  • Since 2008-03-14: 422907 – crash [@ nsMsgLocalMailFolder::GetTrashFolder] quitting thunderbird
  • Since 2008-04-07: 427627 – enable jemalloc on thunderbird trunk
  • Since 2008-05-12: 433316 – Implement backend changes for MailNews transfer from wallet to login manager.
  • Since 2008-06-20: 440794 – Leverage Offline capabilities to make sending email appear faster
  • Since 2008-07-03: 443358 – Retention: take over user defaults during install on Win32
  • Since 2008-07-24: 447842 – Provide support for building a JavaScript message representation
  • Since 2008-07-27: 448198 – f=f: Reply to non-f=f message containing certain characters breaks quoting
  • Since 2008-08-26: 452221 – When all mails has same subject(i.e. very long thread), time to take Shift+Delete of all mail seems to be O(num_of_mail**2), and “CPU 100% by the Shift+Delete locks UI while delete operation
  • Since 2008-08-26: 452232 – Move LDAP autocomplete over to toolkit interfaces
  • Since 2008-09-05: 453928 – Reevaluate mailnews use of CAPS
  • Since 2008-09-05: 453943 – Review JavaScript in mail/rss policies
  • Since 2008-09-12: 455098 – Crash [@ objc_msgSend] removing Junk button from toolbar
  • Since 2008-09-18: 455835 – make sure the message header pane works with a11y themes
  • Since 2008-09-24: 456829 – messagereader: honor font & color system defaults
  • Since 2008-09-24: 456839 – nsAutoSyncManager needs to expose method(s) to cancel on going download operations
  • Since 2008-09-25: 456940 – Customize Toolbar leads to doubled account list in “Get Mail” buttons drop down
  • Since 2008-09-25: 457079 – “ASSERTION: downloading hdrs for hdr we already have”
  • Since 2008-09-29: 457736 – Inline contact editor could support freeform contact tags
  • Since 2008-10-02: 458255 – need update snippets for lightning nightly builds
  • Since 2008-10-11: 459487 – OnItemIntPropertyChanged not fired with BiffState atom when IMAP + folder selected for offline use (No New Mail/Biff Notification)
  • Since 2008-10-21: 461052 – messagereader’s delete and junk buttons shouldn’t keep focus after use
  • Since 2008-11-05: 463367 – Remove EULA from Thunderbird installer / .dmg and related bits
  • Since 2008-11-06: 463577 – inline forwarded messages show too much html composition chrome
  • Since 2008-11-11: 464309 – Message headers don’t scroll with the message
  • Since 2008-11-11: 464354 – [Meta] Pref enable gloda by default tracker
  • Since 2008-11-16: 465269 – Folder location toolbar item does not work
  • Since 2008-11-18: 465564 – Allow showing unread counts per-folder
  • Since 2008-11-18: 465618 – gloda deleted message processing logic is not purging messages
  • Since 2008-11-20: 465939 – “Mark folder read” isn’t clearing indications on collapsed threads
  • Since 2008-11-20: 466048 – Thunderbird freezes/slow when selecting threaded Saved Search
  • Since 2008-11-21: 466261 – Missing Outbox icon in Folder Pane
  • Since 2008-11-23: 466397 – remove ellipses from reply and forward in message reader
  • Since 2008-11-25: 466730 – file compact folders isn’t compacting imap offline stores
  • Since 2008-12-03: 467855 – Folderpane should make it possible for extensions to specify bundles for new text to use in label for new modes
  • Since 2008-12-05: 468081 – no confirmation deleting saved searches (virtual folders) or sub-folders of trash, both undoable
  • Since 2008-12-06: 468283 – gloda should expose action methods on its message and conversation objects
  • Since 2008-12-11: 469087 – Open draft message cause a crash [@ mime_decode_qp_buffer ]
  • Since 2008-12-12: 469448 – Scrolling in folder pane is unbearably slow when no .msf files exist for a couple of subfolders
  • Since 2008-12-20: 470585 – identity smtp selection dropdown broken

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