[sylpheed:33237] Re: Sylpheed 3.0beta1 coming soon

Pavlos Parissis pavlos.parissis at gmail.com
Sat Oct 24 02:03:44 JST 2009


I look forward testing it with my Gmail IMAPs from which I suffer a lot.


2009/10/23 Hiroyuki Yamamoto <hiro-y at kcn.ne.jp>:
> Hello,
> Sylpheed 3.0beta1 will be released at the next week.
> Reason of the version number 3.0 is, there is a major internal
> architecture change (multi-threading etc.).
> Since it is a major change, critical bugs such as crash or deadlock may
> still exist.
> Changes:
>    * Win32: network connection will not block the UI anymore.
>    * Executing external commands (such as bsfilter) on filtering will
>      not block the UI anymore.
>    * The major part of IMAP protocol communication runs on another
>      thread to prevent blocking of the UI.
>    * The query search is executed on another thread.
>    * Summary caches are updated on the fly. This improves opening
>     speed of folders with many new messages.
>    * Progress is displayed when scanning folders.
>    * Some bugfixes are made.
> --
> Hiroyuki Yamamoto <hiro-y at kcn.ne.jp>

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