Evolution 2.3.1
Posted on: 04/27/2005 08:02 AM

Evolution 2.3.1 (unstable) is now available for download

The Evolution Team is pleased to announce Evolution 2.3.1 has been released to coincide with GNOME 2.11.1. Download the following:


Upgrade Notes:
Evolution 2.3 is the unstable series of the 2.4 development.

Evolution 2.3.1, 2005-04-26

Bugzilla bugs fixed (see http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi):

* Calendar

- #301885 - Evolution crash when shifting locale in calendar
view several times (Li Yuan)
- #274476 - File -gt;Open Appointments, opens meeting as
appointment (Chenthill)
- #273508 - status of organizer of a meeting getting changed
- #41740 - No error trying to edit Exchange appointments from
alarm (Rodrigo)
- #73879 - Attach a file to 'Calendar' in offline, 'OK' button
gets enabled (JPR)
- #73969 - 'Cancel' meeting doesnt delete all instances of
recurring meeting in 'attendee's calendar (Chenthill)
- #44719 - Alarm Notify window is not sticky any more (Rodrigo)
- #69272 - doesn't accept new date crashes while retrying (JP)
- #73508 - evolution crash on startup (Chenthill)
- #44579 appointment location / description does not get printed
(Li Yuan)
- #73031 - crash when closing event editor (Chenthill)
- #268525 - crash when evo is in background (Chenthill)
- #272983 - 'List' view has one entry for recurring appointment
-#74265 incorrect start date display (Chenthill)

* Mail
- #273752 - Dragging folder from Maildir spool account
to 'On This Computer' account crashes Evolution (Michael)
- #273192 - Mark as (un)read missing from context popup menu
- #273914 - Some of the tables do not have a11y names (Li Yuan)
- #74002 - create shared-to me folder from the wizard offline
(Partha, Vivek)

* Shell/GUI
- #273066 - buutons" typo in Evolution schemas message (JP)
- #300968 - (Mengjie Yu)
- #300970 - (Mengjie Yu)
- #73270 - (Mengjie Yu)

* a11y
- #73914 -add a11y name to Certificates Table (Li Yuan)

* Addressbook
- #74366 (Sushma)

Other Bugs

* Mail
- asynchronously load message if no receipt is supplied
- New function to send an RFC2298-compliant message delivery
notification (ERDI Gergo)
- make the 'select all' work in all conditions (Mengjie Yu)
- use gnome-vfs API to launch external applications
(Marco Pesenti Gritti)
- add new receipt_policy field to services (ERDI Gergo)

* Shell
- return the localized name of the supported file type
(Yong Sun)
- fix offline state event (Michael)

* Calendar
- display error messages when we can't load the component in the
editor (Harry Lu)

Updated Translations :

* et - Ivar Smolin
* bg - Vladimir Petkov
* cs - Miloslav Trmac
* en_CA - Adam Weinberger
* en_GB - Gareth Owen
* es - Francisco Javier F. Serrador
* de - Frank Arnold
* id - Ahmad Riza H Nst
* ne - Pawan Chitrakar
* nl - Tino Meinen
* da - Martin Willemoes Hansen
* gu - Ankit Patel
* pt - Duarte Loreto
* pt_BR - Guilherme de S. Pastore
* cs - Stanislav Brabec
* fi - Ilkka Tuohela
* sq - Laurent Dhima

Evolution Data Server 1.3.1, 2005-04-26

Bugzilla bugs fixed (see http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi):

* Camel

#301037 - Handle case where the path doesn't exist in the url (Jeff)
#273945 - If camel_charset_best() returns NULL, default to UTF-8

* Groupwise Provider

#274257 - Automatically synchronize account locally option does not
work (Jeff)
#74369 - enable viewing shared folder notifications (Sankar)
#72032 - update summary with items that have been deleted from the
server (Partha)
#72310 - deleted mail is not visible in Trash Folder (Partha)
#74183 - Expunge does not expunge all (Sankar)
#274409 - hang while reading Email (Chenthill)

* Calendar

#270035 - incompatible calendar.ics created with mozilla (Rodrigo)

* Addressbook

#268533 - evolution-alarm-notify appears to cause a leak in e-d-s (JP)
#273330 - Crash adding attendee under gw calendar - (Siva)

Other Bugs

* Camel
- Fix for systems where read is a macro (David Malcolm)
- don't set exceptions for failed date commands in NNTP (Michael)
- abort if we fail to get the date in NNTP (Alessandro Decina)
- Don't try to EXPUNGE in READ-ONLY mode (Jeff)

* Groupwise Provider

- Remove redundant getQuickMessageRequest (Partha)

* Address Book
- multiple authentication prompts for addressbook (Hans)

Updated Translations:
* et (Ivar Smolin)
* fa (Meelad Zakaria)
* it (Marco Ciampa)
* cs (Miloslav Trmac)
* en_CA (Adam Weinberger)
gal-2.5.0 2005-04-26

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

#300954 - Window will not follow the focused contact when
browsing multiple contacts (Mengie Yu)
#274434 - Evolution crashes when pressing space key after
deleting the last e-mini-card in Contact part
(Mengie Yu)
#240762 - Cannot edit the '_Address Cards' View (Li Yuan)

Other bugs and changes:

- Updated translations:
et (Ivar Smolin)
ne (Pawan Chitrakar)

gtkhtml-3.7.0 "Changing guards" 2005-04-26

New in this release

* a11y changes (Mengjie Yu)
* fixed crash happening when editing nested cluevs
* fixed infinite loop in cursor navigation
* fixed crash happening with invalid parsed structure
* fixed insertion color tracking (Mengjie Yu)
* introduced stress test
* fixed table cell parsing
* fixed deletion around tables
* fixed cursor movement around images
* fixed fonts zooming
* fixed table size editing
* fixed text foreground color
* fixed padding of table cells
* fixed scrolling in caret mode (Mengjie Yu)
* fixed cursor navigation around anchors
* fixed parsing of DIV blocks
* fixed cusror tracking in caret mode (Mengjie Yu)
* fixed the building process to compile on win32 (Tor Lillqvist)
* added [un]block selection commands
* cleaned up the debug prints
* fixed many memory leaks
* added more tests
* updated translations (Laszlo Dvornik, Abel Cheung, Baris Cicek,
Pawan Chitrakar, Ahmad Riza H Nst, Adam Weinberger,
Roozbeh Pournader, Steve Murphy, Adi Attar)

Reporting Bugs

If you have problems with 2.3.1, please take the time to submit the bug
using Bug Buddy or at http://bugzilla.gnome.org. 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.gnome.org/ 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
and the project wiki :

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