Evolution 2.3.5 Release
Posted on: 07/14/2005 06:00 AM

The Evolution Team is pleased to announce the release of Evolution You can download the following :


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

Evolution 2005-07-13

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

#309624 - An addressbook error tells me to check a filesystem path, but
doesn't tell me what it is (Sushma)
#237844 - Create a appointment with all blank properties (Sankar)
#307794 - Evolution crashs in Mail Account creation druid (Vivek)
#274329 - Evolution crashes on load, with notification to d-bus
enabled. (Vivek)
#242165 - "search in any field" produces wrong results
#309245 - Unnecessary confirmation popup dialog while copying contacts
(Srinivasa Ragavan)
#206774 - Context menu should be different for Lists and Individuals
(Srinivasa Ragavan)
#242154 - "Open" should be first menu entry when right-clicking on a
contact (Srinivasa Ragavan)

New plugins :

sa-junk - junk filtering through spam assassin (Vivek)
Groupwise proxy - proxy support for GW (Sankar, Shreyas)

Other fixes and changes :

- Importers refactoring (Michael Zucchi)
- Unify mail and calendar attachment bar (Srinivasa Ragavan)
- Handle contact:// and calendar:// uris (Veerapuram Varadhan)
- Enable autocompletion on personal addressbook on creation (Frederic
- Miscellaneous recurrence fixes (Chenthill)
- Enable alarms for non-organizers (Chenthill)
- Set vertical scrollbar to always in meeting page (Srinivasa Ragavan)
- Show progress information in calendar (Chenthill)
- Add forward command line option to uri handling in mail (Veerapuram
- Exit evolution when closing wizard using wm control (Frederic Crozat)
- GW Junk mail handling (Vivek)
- Attachment UI fixes and refactoring (Michael Zucchi)
- Exchange Folder size support (Sarfraaz)
- Exchange Subscribe/Unsubscribe support (Shakti Sen)
- Exchange Folder Permissions support (Shakti Sen)
- Exchange Delegation support (Praveen Kumar) -
- Improved error handling in Exchange operations plugin (Arun Prakash)

Updated Translations:

- bg (Rostislav Raykov)
- de (Hendrik Richter)
- de (Jens Seidel)
- el (Nikos Charonitakis)
- en_CA (Adam Weinberger)
- es (Francisco Javier F. Serrador)
- et (Ivar Smolin)
- nb, no (Terance Sola)
- sr, sr@Latn (Igor Nestorović)
- vi (Clytie Siddall)
- zh_TW (Chao-Hsiung Liao)
- POTFILES (Sankar P, Vivek Jain)

Evolution-Data-Server 1.3.5, 2005-07-12

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

#309175 - Error compiling e-d-s based applications with GCC4 (Sushma)
#309276 - "is" sexp queries not working with E_CONTACT_UID (Sushma)
#308209 - SASL LOGIN mechanism protocol violation (Greg Hudson)
#309684 - Contact text entry leaks threads (Ross Burton)
#242165 - "search in any field" produces wrong results (Sushma)
#302965 - Names begin with a comma in GW Sent Items folder (Partha)

New features :
GroupWise Proxy support (Sankar, Shreyas)

Other fixes and changes :

- Support for getting e-mail ids from a contact list for GW
addressbooks (Sushma)
- Addressbook memory leak fixes (Kjartan Maraas, Ross Burton)
- Update GW address book only if marked for offline usage (Sushma)
- Optimize e_cal_is_read_only calls (Viren)
- Handle GW recurrences in Evolution (This and All) as in GW clients
- Optimize calendar attachment retrievals (Chenthill)
- Fix miscellaneous compiler versions (Harish)
- Use read cursors request instead of getQM calls in GW backend (Chen)
- Improve Junk Mail Handling support (Vivek)
- Background folder refresh in GW store (Partha)
- Make name selector dialog modal (Sushma)
- Remove e-mail addresses more easily in name-selector (Philip Van
- Fetch folder size in Exchange store (Sarfraaz)
- Exchange Foreign hierarchy support (Shakti Sen)
- Improved error handling in Exchange store (Arun Prakash)

Updated Translations:

- bg (Rostislav Raykov)
- cs (Miloslav Trmac)
- de (Jens Seidel)
- en_CA (Adam Weinberger)
- es (Francisco Javier F. Serrador)
- et (Ivar Smolin)
- nb, no (Terance Sola)
- vi (Clytie Siddall)
- zh_TW (Chao Hsiung Liao)

Evolution Exchange 2.3.5 2005-07-11

* The Exchange button has been removed. Now users should be able to
seamlessly get the full functionality of evolution-exchange through
the Mail/Contacts/Calendar/Tasks components of evolution.

One major change being that most of the Exchange Account wide
operations have been now moved to the Evolution Account Editor
window under the "Exchange Settings" tab for an Exchange Account.

gtkhtml-3.7.4 "Hare Rama" 2005-07-11

New in this release

* Fixed the passing of correct offsets and signal for the screen
reader (Mengjie Yu)
* Fixed the setting of offsets when start/end slave value is
not available (Mengjie Yu)
* Fixed two strings to resolve translation issues.
* Fixed the Solaris x86 Forte build failure (Damien Carbery)
* Updated translations (Vincent van Adrighem, Priit Laes,
Adam Weinberger, Francisco Javier F. Serrador, Jens Seidel).

Reporting Bugs

If you have problems with 2.3.5, 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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