Posted on: 03/25/2005 07:04 AM

Evolution has been released. Here the announcement:

The Evolution Team is pleased to announce Evolution 2.2.1 has been released. Download the following:


Upgrade Notes:
Evolution 2.2 is the stable series of the 2.1 development series. It will upgrade your existing 1.4 install, and will perform one minor update on an existing 2.0 install to support weather calendars.

Major New User Features:
* Online/Offline for mail with syncing of message changes to server (IMAP4, Groupwise, Exchange)
* Online/Offline for contacts (ldap, groupwise, exchange)
* Online/Offline for calendars (webcal, groupwise, exchange)
* Attachments for calendar events
* Weather in the calendar
* Plugin that puts new message events on DBUS for applets to listen to
* Right to Left mail display and composing
* GroupWise support for send options, shared folders
* Exchange support for folder sizes and password expiry warning
* Experimental IMAP provider (IMAP4rev1 account type for testing)
* Hide or icon-only the mail/calendar/contacts/tasks buttons

Major New Developer Features:
* EPlugin
* Loadable EDS Modules
* libedataserverui with convenience widgets for e-d-s data
* libedataserverui with name selector completion widgetry

Known Issues:
1) Not handling ITIP attachments with VTIMEZONES
Patch: http://bugzilla.ximian.com/show_bug.cgi?id=73844

2) Mark as read/unread missing from context menu
Patch: http://bugzilla.ximian.com/show_bug.cgi?id=73192

3) Crash if creating new appointment from outside of calendar with read only calendar as default
Patch: http://bugzilla.ximian.com/show_bug.cgi?id=69272

Just missed getting these into 2.2.1, they'll be in 2.2.2.

Evolution, 2005-03-17

Bugzilla bugs fixed (see http://bugzilla.ximian.com/show_bug.cgi):

* Calendar
#72983 - 'List' view has one entry for recurring appointment (Rodrigo)

* Mail
#73559 - Evolution filter crash when using Source Account criteria (Michael)
#71003 - threads still running at exit redux (Michael)
#73550 - HTML mails don't show if "prefer plain-text" plugin not active (Michael)

Other bugs

* Plugins
- Set auth mechanism for transport and source when configuring exchange (Sushma)

Evolution 2.2.1, 2005-03-15

Bugzilla bugs fixed (see http://bugzilla.ximian.com/show_bug.cgi):

* Addressbook
#73206 - Evolution crashed when clicked on 'Cancel' of LDAP authentication (Siva)

* Calendar
#73563 - evolution-alarm-notify crashes after pressing snooze button (JP)
#72979 - Meeting is displayed as appointment in 'List view' (Chen)
#73501 - In 'Send Options' popup 'General Options' tab should be removed for exchange (Sush)

* Mail
#73293 - unread messages becoming read do not update menu items (Michael)
#73139 - Not able to see the icons of Shared Folders (Vivek)
#73100 - Unify Evolution license text check box messages in Evolution mailer (Michael)
#71733 - signature editor should set focus on title field (Harry Lu)
#73501 - In 'Send Options' popup 'General Options' tab should be removed (Sushma)

* Plugins
#72807 - Switching from gw account crashes Evolution (Siva)
#73201 -Sharing tab is not present in the properties of a folder which has a space in its name (Vivek)

Other bugs

* Calendar
- Fix memory leak in calendar views (Michael)
- Fix forward as icalendar (JP)
- Fix default color and selection on first run (JP)

* Mail
- Improved Post-To handling (Michael)
- Fix To/CC/BCC cut and paste (Hans)

* Plugins
- Don't return an invisible item in gw account setup (Michael)
- Handle assigned tasks in itip formatter (JP)

* All
- Clean up debug spew (Michael)
- Fix memory leak for gal view menus (Michael)

Updated translations:
-pl (GNOME PL Team)
-ja (Takeshi AIHANA)
-da (Martin Willemoes Hansen)
-fr (Christophe Merlet)
-ko (Changwoo Ryu)
-en_GB (David Lodge)
-tr (Baris Cicek)
-cs (Miloslav Trmac)
-de (Frank Arnold)
-sr (Danilo Segan)
-sr@Latn (Danilo Segan)
-es (Francisco Javier F. Serrador)
-pt_BR (Raphael Higino)
-sq (Laurent Dhima)
-fi (Hile Tuohela)
-gu (Ankit Patel)
-sv (Christian Rose)
-pt (Duarte Loreto)
-en_CA (Adam Weinberger)

Exchange Connector 2.2.1 2005-03-16

Bugzilla bugs fixed (see http://bugzilla.ximian.com/show_bug.cgi):

#73237 - Junk and Filter settings missing from Receiving Options tab (Sushma)
#73202 - connector crashes,restart evolution after changes in 'Receving options' (Sushma)
#72834 - Changes to 'Automatically synchronize account locally' check box is not saved (Sushma)
#73017 - Remember password does not work (Sushma)
#72836 - Error message 'Errror scanning exchange folders' is displayed always (Sushma)
#72881 - Asks for password twice for any changes in Account editor (Sushma)
#72168 - Error message not clear while creating 'Calender' in offline (Sivaiah)
#72951 - Delete operation for calender has to be deactivated in offline (Sivaiah)
#73218 - Focus selection when adding other user's folder (Sushma)
#72389 - Quota warning message is issued even after contents of all exchange folder contents are deleted (Sushma)
#72044 - Exchange storage hangs while importing contacts to 'Contact' (Sivaiah)
#73470 - Select all + copy from personal to exchange doesnt work (Sivaiah)
#73030 - Connector hangs while edit and save contact from mail (Sivaiah)
#73025 - Connector hanged while searching 'Email begins' with (Sivaiah)
#72041 - Exchange storage crashed while creating tasks (Sushma)
#73059 - Exchange connector hangs when 'Cancel' of meeting is accepted (Sivaiah)
#72889 - In offline mode, Exchange connector hangs when user trys to label a mail (Jeffrey)
#72943 - Connector hangs while deleting mail in offline (Jeffrey)
#73505 - Connector hangs, right click on occurence 'make this occurence movable' (Sivaiah)
#67740 - Exchange storage crashed while updating meeting request to 'Tentativly Accept' (Sivaiah)
#72801 - Connector doesn't fall back to nt_domain =gt; Can't logon (Sushma)
#73712 - Create contact, switch to offline, disappears (Sivaiah)
#73673 - Mailer is broken (Sarfraaz)
#73498 - Offline: Mail folder properties not saved (Jeffrey)
#72986 - while switching from Offline to online doesnt synch changes in mail (Jeffrey)
Fixed the handling of subscribe to folders (Sushma)
Fixed the handling of attachments in calendars and tasks (Sarfraaz)

Evolution Data Server 1.2.1, 2005-03-15

Bugzilla bugs fixed (see http://bugzilla.ximian.com/show_bug.cgi):

* Addressbook
#73021 - The Add New Contact option is getting enabled if you try to delete gw book (Siva)
#72878 - Changes sender email address makes unwanted changes in To/CC fields (Michael)

* Calendar
#73141 - Crash if you try changing the group of a task to an offline backend (Chen)

* Camel
#73015 - groupwise message threading workaround (Michael)
#70195 - Incorrect parsing of locale encoded From: header causes mess on statusbar (Michael)
#70590 - Don't fall through to the default folder if we move (Michael)
#72876 - Message with blank reply-to cannot be replied to (Michael)
#73112 - imap fails errors after checking authentication type (Michael)
#72145 - All gw sent mail has a blank "To" field (Partha)
#73308 - gw mail getting marked as read when it shouldn't (Partha)
#72373 - new meeting invitations not showing up in Mailbox (Vivek)
#72455 - Messages are disappearing in the inbox of GW accounts (Vivek)

Other bugs

* Addressbook
- use a single global ref-counted db-env for all local books (Michael)
- exit properly when only internal books are left (JP)

* Calendar
- When coming back online get gw item changes in a thread for responsiveness (Chen)
- "Peek" at gw calendar items so they don't get marked as read (Harish)
- Fix memory corruption in gw backend when fetching changes (Harish)
- Set exchange attachment store (Surf)

* Camel
- Allow flag syncing in read-only mode for imap based on PERMANENTFLAGS (Jeff)
- Set priority in outgoing gw mail (Sankar)

Updated Translations:
- tr (Baris Cicek)
- pl (GNOME PL Team)
- pt (Duarte Loreto)

gtkhtml-3.6.1 "Parrot" 2004-03-14

New in this release

* a11y fixes (Mengjie Yu)
* cursor movement fixes
* color changes notification fix (Mengjie Yu)
* stress test suite
* fixed table cells parsing
* fixed deleting around tables
* updated translations (Abel Cheung)

gal-2.4.1 2005-03-14

Bugzilla bugs fixed (see http://bugzilla.ximian.com/show_bug.cgi):

#73207 - Addressbook crash when click on the left border of addressbook mini card view

Other bugs and changes:

- im selection fixes (Theppitak Karoonboonyanan)
- Updated translations:
tr (Alphan Bayazit)

Reporting Bugs

If you have problems with 2.2.1, please take the time to submit the bug using Bug Buddy or at http://bugzilla.ximian.com. Try to fill in as much detail as you can regarding the circumstances that lead to the

If you have a feature request, you can also file that at
http://bugzilla.ximian.com/ don't be discouraged if you don't hear from us right away, we get hundreds of feature requests a year.

You can also check if your bug has been reported before by using the search functionality of Bugzilla.

More information is available at the project website:

JP Rosevear lt;jpr@novell.comgt;
Novell, Inc.

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