2009-04-26 Thunderbird Trunk builds

Previous TB pre-release – Beta 1 | Current TB pre-release – Beta 2 | Previous releases | Mercurial source bundles (mozilla-central & comm-central)

Thunderbird-specific: (30)

  • Fixed: 309566 – when sending attachment with long or multibyte filename and receiver uses e.g. Outlook, the filename is changed to att00XXX.xxx (MS and some other clients still doesn’t support RFC2231)
  • Fixed: 319037 – Provide default value for mailnews.localizedRe
  • Fixed: 324495 – put signature editing in UI (rather than select a file)
  • Fixed: 364082 – mail lost when moving from local to remote folder in offline mode
  • Fixed: 388509 – URL without a scheme in the Mail Start Page prefs UI doesn’t work
  • Fixed: 395388 – 3-pane-window-tab shouldn’t appear to be closible, since it’s not
  • Fixed: 422814 – Make account configuration quick, easy, and more secure
  • Fixed: 472104 – Everything in the tabstrip has a Close Tab context menuitem, which only works right-clicking tabs
  • Fixed: 478605 – Rename “Offline” tab and “Syncing” pane labels to “Synchronization” for IMAP accounts
  • Fixed: 480606 – load mail start page needs a second click to actually load, after a message is selected
  • Fixed: 482440 – Provide aria-controls attribute on searchtextbox widgets
  • Fixed: 483011 – need netError.dtd override – Thunderbird displays info with browser wording for web content problems
  • Fixed: 483759 – stock/tango icons for folder pane
  • Fixed: 483761 – introduce native look&feel for folder pane, message pane and message view
  • Fixed: 485371 – New icons for address book
  • Fixed: 485494 – the message count wrong on virtual folders when opening virtual folder in a new window
  • Fixed: 487370 – Get rid of our xulkey virus
  • Fixed: 488019 – [Thunderbird pre-3.0] static build process is broken while linking thunderbird-bin executable.
  • Fixed: 488033 – newTagDialog.xul missing from messenger.jar 20090412
  • Fixed: 488104 – Win XP Options icons
  • Fixed: 488118 – Cannot see selected message tag colors in message list (thread) pane
  • Fixed: 488198 – Don’t repackage /mailnews files in /mail
  • Fixed: 488697 – SMIMEOverlay CSS shouldn’t be reimporting messenger.css
  • Fixed: 489005 – folder operations are shown/enabled in .eml context menu
  • Fixed: 489047 – Switch to using the toolkit support for toolbar customization sheets
  • Fixed: 489154 – Allow openTab for contentTab tab panels to switch to, rather than open, existing tabs
  • Fixed: 489450 – Implement -silent command line flag for Thunderbird
  • Fixed: 489587 – Tidy up the status bar code in mailWindow.js
  • Fixed: 489588 – Hook activity manager into the status bar
  • Fixed: 489742 – Remove leftover ab/prefs globals

MailNews Core: (28)

  • Fixed: 86845 – Sort order for mail/news not configurable by default (back-end part)
  • Fixed: 167319 – [RFE] “Don’t add signature to replies and forwards” option in preferences
  • Fixed: 305168 – Too many recipients when copy/paste address line or sending from MS Access (increase max to 2000)
  • Fixed: 307023 – Re-editing quoted-printable HTML message (Open Draft, Forward Inline, Edit-as-New) shows corruption of tag attributes (<img> <body> etc)
  • Fixed: 359187 – The BCCs of default settings are duplicated whenever which is saved to draft
  • Fixed: 390262 – Disentangle SeaMonkey and Thunderbird UI
  • Fixed: 409259 – Thunderbird timeouts of IMAP operations
  • Fixed: 413230 – Improve implementation of nsMsgCompose::CheckAndPopulateRecipients
  • Fixed: 484147 – Allow localization-friendly reordering of search terms
  • Fixed: 485395 – Never prompted for password, so auth always fails
  • Fixed: 486007 – Moves and copies (IMAP) should move all database info
  • Fixed: 486288 – Comments in nsIMsgMessageService.idl does not adhere JavaDoc-style comments
  • Fixed: 486684 – Port bug 474737 and 477727 to comm-central (fix usage of WinCE SDK)
  • Fixed: 486954 – make standalone message respect mail.delete_matches_sort_order and advance also for the imap mark-as-deleted model
  • Fixed: 487252 – Static trunk builds broken due to lcms to qcms switch (bug 481926).
  • Fixed: 488049 – viewLog.xul not found
  • Fixed: 488054 – am-mdn.xul not found
  • Fixed: 488095 – Some XUL files are missing from chrome/messenger.jar
  • Fixed: 488590 – gloda throws this.indexer undefined exception on folder deleted notification
  • Fixed: 488606 – undoing delete of large number of local messages is slow
  • Fixed: 488838 – make -j9 build of MailNews tests fails
  • Fixed: 488907 – Tidy up some includes in nsIMsgFolder.idl/nsIMsgWindow.idl
  • Fixed: 488975 – |nsMsgFolderDataSource.cpp(2467) : warning C4018: ‘>’ : signed/unsigned mismatch|
  • Fixed: 489011 – trying to copy/move .eml to folder crashes @nsMsgSearchDBView::ProcessRequestsInOneFolder
  • Fixed: 489168 – Leaking nsAbCardProperty when collecting addresses for email addresses that already exist in the address book
  • Fixed: 489659 – Trunk mailnews mac builds broken by bug 489344 (port uriloader to x86_64 Mac OS X)
  • Fixed: 489779 – Crash [@ nsMsgSendLater::DoShutdownTask(nsIUrlListener*, nsIMsgWindow*, int*) ] whilst sending mail on shutdown
  • Fixed: 489835 – m_verifyAddress not used

Outstanding bugs (marked blocking-thunderbird3+ with Target Milestone of Thunderbird 3 Beta 3) – newly listed bugs are italicized: (63)

  • 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 2003-08-04: 215044 – Offline-composed messages are discarded if move to IMAP ‘sent’ folder fails
  • Since 2003-10-02: 221030 – Unable to set up IMAP over SSL using the New Account Wizard
  • Since 2005-06-04: 296655 – selection of multiple mailboxes/folders in the folders pane is possible but not usable
  • Since 2006-05-19: 338549 – Mailnews account password prompts at startup no longer serial
  • Since 2007-03-19: 374578 – Only block remote content and cookies for content in the message pane
  • Since 2007-08-07: 391272 – Scrolling/jumping to next message in threadPane works very unfavorably because selected message is the first or last line
  • Since 2008-04-11: 428611 – failure to report invalid pop3 account password
  • Since 2008-05-14: 433794 – security review for plugin enabling in thunderbird
  • Since 2008-06-20: 440794 – Leverage Offline capabilities to make sending email appear faster
  • Since 2008-07-08: 444093 – Spec out nsIAbItem::uuid more clearly
  • 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 2008-09-11: 454829 – summary page for collapsed threads and multiple selections
  • Since 2008-10-15: 460036 – crash clicking on newsgroup [@ msvcr80.dll] [@ memmove – nsTArray_base::ShiftData ]
  • Since 2008-10-19: 460648 – compact message header: Focus disappears when moving through header contacts
  • Since 2008-11-04: 463155 – Add video/audio controls to message context menu, since the regular controls depend on JavaScript
  • Since 2008-11-10: 464106 – compact header view: no S/MIME signature and encryption status indicators displayed
  • Since 2008-11-11: 464354 – Pref enable gloda by default
  • Since 2008-11-16: 465269 – Folder location toolbar item does not work
  • Since 2008-11-18: 465618 – gloda deleted message processing logic is not purging messages
  • Since 2008-11-20: 466048 – Thunderbird freezes/slow when selecting threaded Saved Search
  • Since 2008-11-21: 466227 – gloda should index messages that are not offline too (headers only)
  • Since 2008-11-24: 466527 – Setting the mail start page to non-redirects causes bad display of what’s new tab.
  • Since 2008-11-25: 466644 – “Unread folders” mode doesn’t update
  • Since 2008-11-25: 466697 – Different tabs should allow different account collapse/expand state in folder pane
  • Since 2008-12-02: 467527 – Restart needed for localized folder name (Drafts/Junk/Sent/Templates/Archives name in folderpane tree)
  • Since 2008-12-07: 468373 – make explicit decision about adding pref ui for Spotlight/Vista search for Tb3
  • Since 2008-12-09: 468656 – TB 3 fails to properly initialize on first start when TB 2 is already installed – 3pane is empty, no accounts listed
  • Since 2008-12-16: 469878 – Unwrapping long header lines in the detailed view leaves the “more” indicator visible and active
  • Since 2008-12-18: 470221 – imap autosync leaves db’s open
  • Since 2008-12-18: 470336 – gloda review action items need to be converted to bugs or addressed
  • Since 2008-12-19: 470474 – gDBView.hdrForFirstSelectedMessage doesn’t work for cross folder saved searches in the standalone msg window
  • Since 2008-12-31: 471695 – Select Offline -> Download / Sync Now doesn’t go offline (not downloading all emails)
  • Since 2009-01-08: 472764 – gloda full-text search always uses SQLite’s porter stemmer without regard to effective locale, etc.
  • Since 2009-01-15: 473834 – Mail headers are unreadable in both normal and “all” modes due to size of “more”
  • Since 2009-01-20: 474523 – remove reply, reply all, forward, delete, junk, and forward/back buttons from default mail toolbar
  • Since 2009-01-21: 474701 – new search entry in default mail toolbar
  • Since 2009-01-21: 474711 – search facets bar above search results tab
  • Since 2009-01-21: 474725 – messagereader: message header / body can get out of sync
  • Since 2009-01-28: 475852 – GMail IMAP specific archive action
  • Since 2009-01-30: 476154 – Add a sidebar container for extensions to hook into
  • Since 2009-01-31: 476260 – support for IMAP XLIST- not necessary to configure common folder names
  • Since 2009-02-03: 476695 – Activity Manager: Need theme work
  • Since 2009-02-03: 476696 – Activity Manager: Poptarts
  • Since 2009-02-05: 477091 – shortcuts for opening calendar or tasks tab don’t work, new shortcuts required
  • Since 2009-02-09: 477734 – auto complete to explain tab usage in new search entry
  • Since 2009-02-27: 480599 – Improve extensibility of message header pane
  • Since 2009-02-27: 480623 – move compact message header view to an extension
  • Since 2009-02-27: 480674 – Formulate content policy for Audio/Video tags
  • Since 2009-03-09: 482195 – After delete or move the top Message, Layout of the Message Pane breaks, Group Headline disappear
  • Since 2009-03-10: 482476 – Enable Space/Time policy for autosync
  • Since 2009-03-10: 482492 – [poptarts] Feedback/Alert notifications need category information
  • Since 2009-03-10: 482617 – add junk tab to preferences
  • Since 2009-03-17: 483859 – “check this folder for new messages” doesn’t kick in anymore (for new mail in several folders)
  • Since 2009-04-04: 486827 – option for flat archiving
  • Since 2009-04-11: 487965 – hang on shutdown with open imap connections and zero cpu
  • Since 2009-04-13: 488107 – Win XP Message List Icons
  • Since 2009-04-13: 488109 – Win XP Folder List theme and icons
  • Since 2009-04-24: 490067 – tango icon for archive folder
  • Since 2009-04-24: 490097 – Clean up autoconfig strings and move them from content to locales
  • Since 2009-04-26: 490227 – hide icons for sub-folders of smart folders in folder pane

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