[sylpheed:33687] Re: Sylpheed 3.0 released

Chawoosh sleeping.cat at rbcmail.ru
Wed Feb 24 17:05:16 JST 2010

As I see, updated is only src/sslmanager.c, so compiled and installed without problem :)

On Wed, 24 Feb 2010 15:22:37 +0900
Hiroyuki Yamamoto <hiro-y at kcn.ne.jp> wrote:

> Hello,
> The new stable version Sylpheed 3.0 (3.0-win32) has been released.
> It is the major update release since the release of 2.0, five years
> ago. Sylpheed 3.0 introduces multi-threading, plug-in system, refined
> address book, new setup dialog, performance improvements, and more.
> Thanks to everyone who contributed to the improvements of Sylpheed.
> Changes from 2.7.1
>     * New features
>           o Multi-threading was introduced. Connection to servers,
>             IMAP4 protocol communication, query search and external
>             commands execution will run on another thread. This will
>             reduce the situation where user actions are blocked.
>           o The feature to add new recipients to address book
>             automatically on sending was added.
>           o The new filter match type 'is in addressbook' was added.
>             This can be used from filtering, query search and quick
>             search.
>           o Address book is now sortable by each column.
>           o Address book search feature was added.
>           o The setup dialog on the first run became user-friendly.
>           o The new account setup dialog was implemented. It also
>             supports easy Gmail setup.
>           o SHA1/MD5 fingerprint and validity period of certificate is
>             now displayed when the verification of server SSL
>             certificate failed.
>           o The menu item to request disposition notification was added
>             to the compose window.
>           o The feature to customize the color label text was added.
>           o The option to set only mail address of recipients when
>             replying was added.
>     * Feature improvements
>           o Summary caches are updated on the fly (on
>             receive/move/copy/delete). This improves the performance of
>             opening folders with many new messages.
>           o The user interface of address book was rewritten using the
>             new API (GtkTreeView). This will reduce the glitches in the
>             older versions.
>           o Several new APIs were added to the plug-in library.
>           o Progress is displayed while scanning folders.
>           o The visibility of message number columns in the folder view
>             is now configurable for each column.
>           o 'Last 7 days' was added to the quick search options.
>           o The number of matched messages is displayed at the side of
>             quick search now.
>           o Description is displayed on the quick search entry when it
>             does not have focus.
>           o Always show warning dialog when SSL certificate is expired.
>           o When messages are added to IMAP folders, received-date
>             information is also set using Date header (mainly for
>             Gmail).
>           o Color labels are saved on IMAP server now (partially
>             compatible with Thunderbird.)
>           o The auto-wrapping setting is preserved for draft messages
>             now.
>           o The spell-checking and PGP settings are preserved for draft
>             messages now.
>           o The 'Enable address auto-completion' setting was added.
>           o Update check (curl command) timeout was set to 10 seconds.
>     * Bugfixes
>           o The update check dialog will not be displayed if modal
>             dialog exists or receiving of mail is active to prevent
>             dialogs becoming uncontrollable.
>           o The button order of the folder selection dialog was
>             modified.
>           o Win32: the button order of close confirmation dialog of
>             compose window was modified.
>           o A workaround for crash caused by enchant with zemberek was
>             added (requires dbus-glib-1 if enchant is equal or greater
>             than 1.4.2).
>           o The bug that IMAP caches with UIDs larger than INT_MAX were
>             never deleted was fixed.
>           o The problem that beep sound was out when opening folders
>             which were sorted in descending order was fixed (with GTK+
>             2.12 or later).
>           o The address completion was modified.
>           o Win32: The problem that GnuPG was not detected correctly
>             was fixed, and Sylpheed can also detect gpg.exe put in
>             Sylpheed folder now.
>           o Win32: multiple reference to a folder with different letter
>             case is prohibited when creating a new one.
>           o Some other bugs were fixed.
>     * Others
>           o Included Sylpheed FAQ (English) was updated.
>           o The Japanese manual was updated.
>           o The message catalogs were updated.
>           o The folder icons were renewed.
>           o Win32: 48x48(32bpp) icon was added.
>           o Win32: OpenSSL was updated to 0.9.8l.
>           o Win32: GPGME library was updated to 1.1.8.
>           o Win32: requestedExecutionLevel attribute was added to the
>             manifest of the installer executable.
>           o The configure option '--disable-updatecheck' which disables
>             the update check feature was added.
>           o The configure option '--enable-silent-rules' is enabled if
>             automake is equal or greater than 1.11.
> Changes from 3.0rc
>     * The message catalogs were updated.
>     * The bug that caused freeze when sending or receiving messages
>       with STARTTLS and 'SSL certificate verify failed' dialog popped
>       up.
> -- 
> Hiroyuki Yamamoto <hiro-y at kcn.ne.jp>

Old cat <sleeping.cat at rbcmail.ru>

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