Lightning 1.0 beta 2 Released

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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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