June 2010

Lightning 1.0 beta 2 Released

Changelog for previous release (Lightning 1.0 beta 1) | Changelogs for other Calendar releases

Released on 24 Jun 10, and this changelog was last updated on 26 Jun 10.

Lightning 1.0 beta 2 has been released. Release notes are available. This post lists the improvements in Lightning 1.0 beta 2 over 1.0 beta 1. This list encompasses almost every single known fix that went into this release. Do check out the known issues as well.

Changes in 1.0 beta 2: (86)

Common (excluding Website bugs): (86)

  • Fixed: 265971 – \n in SUMMARY of VEVENT not interpreted
  • Fixed: 321535 – Day/week view: Creating new event/task from context menu doesn’t use selected/clicked time from view
  • Fixed: 325137 – Should be possible to print tasks
  • Fixed: 342933 – Differentiate between tasks and events in day/week view
  • Fixed: 349987 – Strict warning: Expected color but found ‘null’. (in editCategory.xul)
  • Fixed: 349996 – Categories: multiselection should be enabled to remove more than one category
  • Fixed: 351321 – italic and bold font for high and low priority
  • Fixed: 359016 – JS error ‘this.currentItem has no properties’ in calItemBase propertyEnumerator
  • Fixed: 362948 – Event dialog: Privacy toolbar button should toggle privacy state
  • Fixed: 392737 – Event dialog: No ‘save and close’ function in the new event file menu
  • Fixed: 394771 – Lightning calendar view context menus use wrong entities
  • Fixed: 395287 – Event dialog: Cannot enable timezone option for ending time
  • Fixed: 401029 – Event editing dialog asks for confirmation on Ctrl-W, not on Enter
  • Fixed: 403882 – Invite Attendees Dialog: all-day doesn’t disable time picker
  • Fixed: 405439 – recurring task -> repeating rule shows wrong start/end time
  • Fixed: 413296 – Leaking object on window-close
  • Fixed: 416614 – [alarm dialog] doesn’t show completely an alarm when need to slide to select it
  • Fixed: 419983 – Glitch in animated alarm bell image; animation doesn’t look smooth
  • Fixed: 429092 – Borders are missing for Task List in Today Pane and Task Mode
  • Fixed: 435854 – Wrong Server Response to inbox query leads to infinite loop of requests
  • Fixed: 436260 – Implementation of timezones display should be changed
  • Fixed: 436641 – Sends too big query to server if there are many events (over 1000) causing all events to disappear
  • Fixed: 450318 – No error on duplicate calendar address, stalls
  • Fixed: 455232 – Query for supported-calendar-component-set in case servers don’t support tasks/events
  • Fixed: 457461 – Different keyboard shortcuts for the same actions in main window and event/task dialog
  • Fixed: 460030 – Get rid of resize handler, use flex to draw view columns
  • Fixed: 461511 – If ‘Directory Server’ is enabled it is not possible to add more then one attendees at once
  • Fixed: 465317 – Today and Navigation Buttons need to be polished
  • Fixed: 472466 – No small icons in edit event/task dialog available
  • Fixed: 476227 – Drop shadow for multiday events has incorrect length
  • Fixed: 479867 – Cached calendars don’t set id correctly, causing duplicate events to be shown for multiple cached calendars
  • Fixed: 490169 – Should be an easily-accessible option to fire an alarm “on time”
  • Fixed: 490303 – Invites are not sent when using Sun Calendar Server and the meeting arranger is wrong
  • Fixed: 491254 – Some languages need weekdays in plural form for some particular sentences inside Recurrence Summary.
  • Fixed: 498587 – Invite Attendees dialog: add tooltips to attendee role icons
  • Fixed: 498690 – support for webdav-sync spec
  • Fixed: 500283 – Keyset in event-edit-dialog should be localizable
  • Fixed: 500397 – event dialog: Renaming of File Menu to Event/Task Menu
  • Fixed: 500399 – Event Dialog: Help Menu is uselesss and could be removed
  • Fixed: 502435 – Recurrence summary shows only the first weekday of a monthly rule with BYDAY tag and more weekdays
  • Fixed: 510930 – Titlebar text is wrong when switch between Month/Multiweek
  • Fixed: 511518 – Calendar/Task Tab title needs dedicated string
  • Fixed: 512780 – Console error during calendar export [Error: File Read Error (underflow.)]
  • Fixed: 515337 – Dialog specific files should be moved into /calendar/base/content/dialogs/ Part 2
  • Fixed: 515643 – Lightning messes up Thunderbird’s File->New submenu
  • Fixed: 515802 – Add ‘Tasks’ and ‘Calendar’ buttons to the main toolbar
  • Fixed: 519225 – Remotely shared calendar still shows events deleted by other calendar participants
  • Fixed: 523555 – Cannot add CalDAV calendar via HTTPS if server has invalid/self-signed certificate
  • Fixed: 525430 – Task view doesn’t show the attachments for selected tasks
  • Fixed: 529813 – Invite Attendees dialog: icons are messed up in case of missing participation role
  • Fixed: 530165 – [Mozmill] Timezone test
  • Fixed: 531459 – Replace XPMs with PNGs as Linux window icons
  • Fixed: 533414 – In week view, the drag shadow of events that spanning multiple days, doesn’t show the position of the whole event
  • Fixed: 534045 – Invite Attendees dialog: icons are messed up in case of participation role NON-PARTICIPANT
  • Fixed: 534593 – Cannot delete tasks from Today Pane in Mail tab
  • Fixed: 535812 – [Mozmill] Event with no changes shouldn’t prompt to save
  • Fixed: 536189 – Wrong Lightning version in install.rdf
  • Fixed: 537628 – Building localized Sunbird l10n nightly builds fail since 02-Dec-2009
  • Fixed: 538170 – Mac trunk builds failing running merge-installrdf.py
  • Fixed: 538589 – Set up Reminder dialog. The remove button removes the reminder following the selected one in the list
  • Fixed: 538873 – CalDAV: Cannot Delete Event
  • Fixed: 539512 – Font Color changes with Persona’s Skins
  • Fixed: 539655 – Edit Recurrence dialog: preview not updated changing repeating interval by clicking on textbox buttons
  • Fixed: 539943 – Set up builders for Lightning 1.0b2pre for Thunderbird 3.1
  • Fixed: 542210 – Lightning does not update Sun Calendar
  • Fixed: 543359 – Adjust Lightning version and required Thunderbird version for mozilla-1.9.2/mozilla-central
  • Fixed: 543694 – Marking tasks complete does not function properly in task list
  • Fixed: 543698 – Moved occurrences of repeating all-day events are displayed on new and original date
  • Fixed: 543744 – Add calendar name to event tooltip information
  • Fixed: 544082 – Update failing Mozmill tests
  • Fixed: 544682 – months should be viewed with different color to avoid confusion
  • Fixed: 544842 – No option appears as “checked” when submenu “Progress” and “Priority” are opened for the first time
  • Fixed: 544858 – Adjust required Lightning version for GData provider on mozilla-1.9.2/mozilla-central
  • Fixed: 546300 – Octal Numeric Constants are deprecated
  • Fixed: 546943 – Don’t display drop shadows when dragging back to original date
  • Fixed: 547445 – Calendar does not open at today’s date
  • Fixed: 547533 – Day/week views: when creating events dragging the mouse, the title label is misplaced in the center of the events’ box
  • Fixed: 547593 – Delete Key does not work on selected event in views
  • Fixed: 549607 – Copy, cut, paste disabled for events when switching to the Calendar tab
  • Fixed: 550291 – asyncPromptAuth method is not implemented in calAuthUtils.jsm
  • Fixed: 551147 – Remove obsolete lightning/nightly/latest-comm-1.9.1 folder from ftp server
  • Fixed: 551231 – Make xpcshell-based unit tests pass in JavaScript strict mode
  • Fixed: 551783 – win32 Lightning builds fail during creation of thunderbird.lib [error LNK2019: unresolved external symbol _sqlite3_db_mutex]
  • Fixed: 552042 – Calendar registry not written after creating/deleting calendar
  • Fixed: 552303 – Errors while threading disabled
  • Fixed: 560034 – CSV export confuses columns if no reminder is set for the event

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Thunderbird 3.1 Released

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Released on 24 Jun 10, and this changelog was last updated on 25 Jun 10.

Thunderbird 3.1 has been released. Release notes are available. The final release of Thunderbird 3.1 is equivalent to the Thunderbird 3.1 RC 2 build. Do check out the known issues as well.

Changes in Thunderbird 3.1:

Windows builds Official Windows installer

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Thunderbird 3.1 RC 2 Released

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Released on 09 Jun 10, and this changelog was last updated on 11 Jun 10.

Thunderbird 3.1 RC 2 has been released. Release notes are available. This post lists the improvements in Thunderbird 3.1 RC 2 over Thunderbird 3.1 RC 1. This list encompasses almost every single known fix that went into this release, but excludes platform-wide fixes. Do check out the known issues as well.

Changes in Thunderbird 3.1 RC 2: (7)

  • Fixed: 533928 – Subfolder has unread messages but collapsed ancestor folder is not marked (highlighted/bold)
  • Fixed: 548719 – crash [@ CFRelease | nsOSHelperAppService::GetMIMEInfoFromOS(nsACString_internal const&, nsACString_internal const&, int*) ]
  • Fixed: 566570 – Update files with locales to include in the Thunderbird 3.1 RC 2 build
  • Fixed: 569161 – New Migration Assistant does not honor Advanced IMAP Synchronization settings
  • Fixed: 570138 – auto-config probing doesn’t set smtp user name correctly
  • Fixed: 570468 – Tracking bug for build and release of Thunderbird 3.1 RC 2 (3.1rc2)
  • Fixed: 570470 – Release Notes for Thunderbird 3.1 RC 2 – (3.1rc2)

Windows builds Official Windows installer

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2010-06-10 Calendar 1.0 builds

Last planned Sunbird (1.0 Beta 1) | Next planned Lightning (1.0 beta 2?) | Previous releases | Mercurial source bundles (mozilla-central & comm-central)

Common (excluding Website bugs): (6)

  • Fixed: 532573 – Remove old MOZILLA_1_9_1_BRANCH ifdefs from comm-central code, Calendar part
  • Fixed: 568772 – Stabilise the maximum version for Thunderbird in Lightning’s install.rdf on the 1.9.2 branch
  • Fixed: 569017 – Port ‘Bug 566125 – “Invalid command: ${UpdateShortcutAppModelIDs}” when building uninstaller’ to Sunbird
  • Fixed: 570308 – Linux comm-central lightning builds fail since 2010-05-31 (merge/syntax error in dom_quickstubs.qsconf)
  • Fixed: 570394 – Japanese locales needed to use the latest revision for Lightning 1.0b2
  • Fixed: 570464 – CalDAV Cached Calendar never completes sync / Deleting Metadata fails

Outstanding bugs (marked blocking-calendar1.0+): (91)

  • Since 2004-04-29: 242112 – Make calendar keyboard accessible
  • Since 2004-09-17: 260121 – Make datepicker and timepicker keyboard accessible
  • Since 2004-11-17: 270501 – the list of events for the listbox (unifinder) is sorted three times
  • Since 2004-12-05: 273279 – no visual status mark on tentative or cancelled events/tasks
  • Since 2005-11-01: 314594 – No error message if invalid URL used for new calendar, creates invalid calendars
  • Since 2005-11-10: 315959 – profile ICS calendar reading
  • Since 2006-03-04: 329387 – Dismissed alarm behave erratically when event is moved
  • Since 2006-03-20: 331112 – RFC description of WKST does not appear to be followed
  • Since 2006-06-14: 341537 – Leaking factories/modules for some components
  • Since 2006-07-28: 346278 – Allow building localized lightning langpacks
  • Since 2006-08-22: 349641 – Lightning asks for master password again
  • Since 2006-08-22: 349673 – Alarm dialog shown for new events that are scheduled in the past
  • Since 2006-09-30: 354935 – undo after moving a single occurrence does the wrong thing
  • Since 2006-10-18: 357112 – Drag and drop of multiday-event doesn’t drop on days the shadow suggests
  • Since 2006-11-16: 360916 – Snoozed alarm fires at old event time although event time has been changed
  • Since 2006-11-21: 361424 – month view day boxes should draw eventboxes in a batch
  • Since 2007-01-06: 366139 – Wrong end time set on multi-day events
  • Since 2007-01-16: 367131 – Allow click and drag event creation in time scale (hours column)
  • Since 2007-03-02: 372424 – iTIP/iMIP invitation bar doesn’t disappear after changing e-mail folder
  • Since 2007-03-08: 373251 – Can open multiple windows of a single event/task from Agenda, Task lists and Unifinder
  • Since 2007-03-24: 375210 – Revisit alarm dialog dismissal/snooze user experience
  • Since 2007-07-23: 389281 – Write to read-only ICS store creates event on screen
  • Since 2007-07-31: 390293 – Event/task dialog does nothing upon “Save and close” when Thunderbird/Sunbird main window is closed
  • Since 2007-08-29: 394195 – Dialogs need a scroll bar or minimum height/width
  • Since 2007-09-08: 395504 – Allow to have localized default values for some preferences (lightning-l10n.js not shipped)
  • Since 2007-09-24: 397323 – Invite Attendees dialog: cannot move/resize the splitter between attendees and grid
  • Since 2007-10-18: 400267 – short events besides a whole-day spanning event are leaving the time scale grid
  • Since 2007-10-30: 401731 – Modified Occurrence Shown twice in alarm dialog
  • Since 2007-11-03: 402376 – Custom reminder dialog is hardly localizable
  • Since 2007-11-15: 403922 – Multiweek scroll / next / previous is too slow with multiple calendars
  • Since 2007-11-21: 404900 – Add Accept/Decline to Calendar item’s context menu
  • Since 2007-11-22: 405007 – Create unittest buildbots for Calendar
  • Since 2008-01-17: 412803 – Add selector of writeable calendars to the “click here to create a task” line
  • Since 2008-01-18: 412914 – Enable offline caching for a calendar with many events -> startup horrible slow
  • Since 2008-01-18: 412963 – [Offline] Disabled cached calendars become visible after synchronization
  • Since 2008-01-23: 413641 – Launch Lightning Release Notes on update of extension
  • Since 2008-03-10: 421986 – Adding events to invisible CalDAV calendars does not force visibility
  • Since 2008-03-24: 424808 – addItem in calendar-month-day-box scales badly
  • Since 2008-04-06: 427403 – CTRL+Cursor Down for selecting multiple items from a list of Mail messages or Tasks loses focus (need new keyboard shortcut for Lightning’s Today tab)
  • Since 2008-04-27: 431076 – Add keyboard navigation/accessibility for the calendar views
  • Since 2008-04-28: 431265 – No error messages or status if network calendar is unavailable
  • Since 2008-06-10: 438369 – Create database backup before performing a database upgrade
  • Since 2008-06-26: 441992 – caldav calendar isn’t switched off after canceling the login dialog
  • Since 2008-06-29: 442607 – Reminder details link does not work if calendar window is closed
  • Since 2008-09-01: 453186 – Drag and drop issues in day/week view if mouse leaves the calendar view (with exceptions)
  • Since 2008-09-12: 455045 – current day highlight should trump currently selected day
  • Since 2008-09-14: 455260 – Present CalDAV parsing error messages in activity manager
  • Since 2008-09-20: 456208 – Disabling calendars autorefresh does not prevent cached calendar sync
  • Since 2008-09-24: 456706 – Replying to a CalDAV invitation returns MODIFICATION_FAILED but succeeds.
  • Since 2008-10-13: 459641 – Tabs and tab shortcut buttons should perform as drop target to convert events tasks, e-mail messages
  • Since 2008-10-15: 460027 – Check what files can be removed during upgrade to 1.0 and add them to removed-files.in
  • Since 2008-10-15: 460075 – Consolidate logging, support fine-grained logging
  • Since 2008-10-29: 462277 – Turn on experimental cache by default
  • Since 2008-10-29: 462280 – profile Tb startup time with and without Lightning
  • Since 2008-10-30: 462305 – Lots of warning messages in Error Console when in offline mode
  • Since 2008-11-04: 463030 – Until date of recurrence rule can set before start date of event
  • Since 2008-11-05: 463275 – Edit Recurrence dialog shows wrong rule when editing event
  • Since 2008-11-18: 465512 – New navigation bar contains some flaws under MacOS
  • Since 2008-11-20: 466032 – Reminder dialog without events appears when experimental cache is enabled
  • Since 2008-11-25: 466686 – Can’t create cached calendars right away
  • Since 2008-11-25: 466742 – Event color changing actions shouldn’t need re-calculation of calendar view [i.e. changing calendar of event]
  • Since 2008-12-10: 468863 – The richlistbox item for a reminder has two buttons with empty accessible names
  • Since 2008-12-28: 471378 – Create gnome theme (gnomestripe)
  • Since 2009-01-07: 472448 – Minimonth missing accessible name and navigation
  • Since 2009-01-21: 474607 – Events with start times and titles starting with a digit are truncated in all calendar views
  • Since 2009-01-26: 475376 – Unify wording: “reminder” instead of “alarm”
  • Since 2009-05-02: 491118 – reminder for recurring non-dismissed events fire again after hibernation (double/twice in alarm popup)
  • Since 2009-05-08: 492069 – Lightning corrupts ATTENDEE / ORGANIZER with CN parameter that contains a comma
  • Since 2009-05-23: 494598 – Update Lightning icons to match Thunderbird 3.0 default theme
  • Since 2009-06-08: 496893 – The displaying of many alarms seems to take excessive resources
  • Since 2009-06-09: 497095 – faulty operations retains the new ctag
  • Since 2009-06-17: 498968 – Create a new, faster storage provider
  • Since 2009-06-24: 500156 – Investigate the influence of native theming of groupboxes on Windows
  • Since 2009-06-27: 500916 – Access key conflict in menu “Events and Tasks”
  • Since 2009-06-29: 501302 – Improve View performance by removing unneeded boxes (fixes regression: alarm icon cropped, misplaced)
  • Since 2009-07-01: 501689 – Investigate making storage asynchronous
  • Since 2009-07-02: 502095 – “Write” popup menu and Today pane statusbar item have odd icons
  • Since 2009-07-07: 502936 – cached calendars should not be refreshed at launch time
  • Since 2009-09-15: 516802 – Refactor & cleanup mode and calendar view switching + today pane code
  • Since 2009-10-05: 520667 – Pressing Select All (Ctrl + A) in the tasks view selects all the items in the calendar view
  • Since 2009-10-22: 523860 – Do not escape double quote character ” to \” in iCalendar output (potential RFC 2445 violation)
  • Since 2009-11-03: 526288 – keyboard short cuts used to zoom message body only work after zooming using the view/zoom menu item
  • Since 2009-11-07: 527254 – Lightning Command Controller tracker
  • Since 2009-11-12: 528329 – Alarm is not fired when dismissed and later set reminder again
  • Since 2009-11-22: 530423 – The méga awful slowness of sunbird with caldav schedules
  • Since 2009-12-04: 532874 – Unable to add new events or tasks because units for alarm preferences are missing
  • Since 2009-12-05: 533096 – Consolidate theming to make more css common
  • Since 2009-12-16: 535353 – When event start time=12:10 is dragged to start time=full hour then it is released at full hour +10min
  • Since 2010-02-12: 545838 – Run mozmill tests as part of the build process
  • Since 2010-02-18: 547168 – crash [@ libgobject-2.0.so.0.2200.4@0xc2c0] [@ wait_for_retrieval] on double-click, instead of opening New Event dialog
  • Since 2010-05-20: 567197 – Most of entities calendar.context.delete* are useless

One can get the latest Lightning .xpis here.

Sunbird will no longer be actively developed by the Calendar team, but nightly builds are still present.

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2010-06-10 Thunderbird comm-central builds

Previous TB release – 3.0.4 | Current TB pre-release – 3.1 RC 1 | Previous releases | Mercurial source bundles (mozilla-central & comm-central)

Thunderbird-specific: (20)

  • Fixed: 273759 – nsAttachmentOpener impl of nsIURIContentListener broken
  • Fixed: 461669 – Reply to list: automatically determine From: address
  • Fixed: 479200 – Detach a single attachment uses a “detach all” dialog instead
  • Fixed: 533928 – Subfolder has unread messages but collapsed ancestor folder is not marked (highlighted/bold)
  • Fixed: 541209 – Profile Update should honor existing offline folder settings
  • Fixed: 551947 – Quick Search freezes when typing
  • Fixed: 553575 – multiple master password dialogs show up, should be only one
  • Fixed: 554200 – Simplify labels for Quick Filter Options by using consistent natural language terms (Subject, Sender, Recipient, etc.)
  • Fixed: 560695 – clicking (more) widget in headers with lots of recipients too slow
  • Fixed: 562608 – Thread summary buttons are way too big
  • Fixed: 565209 – Preference to show n lines before “more” is shown doesn’t display multiple lines if needed
  • Fixed: 565888 – Tracking bug for build and release of Thunderbird 3.1 RC 1 (3.1rc1)
  • Fixed: 566570 – Update files with locales to include in the Thunderbird 3.1 RC 2 build
  • Fixed: 567603 – Selected folders with new messages/mail are hard to read using Windows Classic desktop theme
  • Fixed: 568929 – TLS connection to IMAP server does not prompt for client certificate password
  • Fixed: 569161 – New Migration Assistant does not honor Advanced IMAP Synchronization settings
  • Fixed: 569789 – PCA complains when installer is cancelled
  • Fixed: 570138 – auto-config probing doesn’t set smtp user name correctly
  • Fixed: 570468 – Tracking bug for build and release of Thunderbird 3.1 RC 2 (3.1rc2)
  • Fixed: 570470 – Release Notes for Thunderbird 3.1 RC 2 – (3.1rc2)

MailNews Core: (6)

  • Fixed: 145712 – nsMsgRDFDataSource::Cleanup should not call nsIObserverService::removeObserver
  • Fixed: 387361 – msg copy action to imap on incoming pop3 mail fails with quarantining turned on for antivirus (quarantine option=on/mailnews.downloadToTempFile=true, COPY to any of IMAP folder and local mail folder)
  • Fixed: 553353 – test_offlinePlayback.js intermittently failing
  • Fixed: 565056 – nsMsgRecentFoldersDataSource::WantsThisFolder and nsMsgFlatFolderDataSource::GetTargets both try to change m_folders at the same time
  • Fixed: 567773 – Replay of flag changes after offline operation is forgotten when network connection is interrupted on replay
  • Fixed: 567824 – gloda’s folder property indexingPriority set as function text, not number

Outstanding bugs (marked blocking-thunderbird3.1+ marked as “rc1+”): (3)

  • Since 2010-05-05: 564102 – document options for enterprise admins where autoconfig doesn’t work
  • Since 2010-05-06: 564256 – possible prompted major update gotcha for enterprises, of high resource impact to mail servers and/or file servers, if autosync and gloda (global indexing) enabled
  • Since 2010-05-20: 567252 – update and sign off of enterprise documentation linked to from relnotes

Windows builds Official Windows, Official Windows installer (discussion)

Linux builds Official Linux (i686)

Mac builds Official Mac (Universal binary)

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