New in version 31.2.0

October 14th, 2014
  • Fixed a case where having a contact and card in an address book with the same name could send to the mailing list (Bug 1008718)
  • Security fixes

New in version 33.0 Beta 1 (October 3rd, 2014)

  • Add UI for disabling and clearing Visited Link/Browsing History (Bug 1020339)
  • Support Internationalized domain name URLs for RSS feeds (Bug 1018589)
  • Various fixes and performance improvements

New in version 31.1.2 (September 25th, 2014)

  • Fixed an issue where anchor links would not work in HTML emails (Bug 974857)
  • Security fixes

New in version 31.1.1 (September 11th, 2014)

  • Fixed an issue where mailing lists with spaces in their names couldn't be autocompleted (Bug 1060901)
  • Fixed an occasional startup crash (Bug 1005336)

New in version 31.0 (July 21st, 2014)

  • 957184 Replace |.getService() .QueryInterface(iid)| by |.getService(iid)| in comm-central
  • 991491 Fix the CSS variables after bug 985838
  • 973316 TEST-UNEXPECTED-FAIL + PROCESS-CRASH | xpcshell/tests/mailnews/local/test/unit/test_nsIMsgParseMailM…
  • 1003525 Opening a message, feed, or newsgroup message in a tab results in an empty transparent tab
  • 997638 JavaScript strict warning: chrome://messenger/content/virtualFolderProperties.js, line 71: assignmen…
  • 1005577 Can't see text beside the icons of the quickfilter bar when using a dark theme.
  • 1000203 Incorrect value checked for domains length in readFromXML
  • 853516 Blue starburst icon doesn't fit properly in TB 24 on a @2x display.
  • 953102 external api build bustage: ../../../mail/components/build/libmailcomps.a: No such file or directory
  • 686851 Implement "Open containing folder" contextual action for messages in search results, own tab, or sta…
  • 975381 Use DOM_VK_RETURN/NS_VK_RETURN instead of DOM_VK_ENTER/NS_VK_ENTER
  • 991449 TBPL Windows builds fail due to excessively long path names
  • 980356 Make nsMessengerWinIntegration.cpp compile with frozen linkage.
  • 1010714 From field doesnt have the same padding as to/cc/bcc/subject
  • 499995 fix signed/unsigned compiler warnings in mailnews
  • 765471 Mail Compact exhausts disk space, and stays full until response to ""unable to compact mail folders"…
  • 968993 selecting spans of different color in HTML message compose produces CSS warning
  • 993371 Instantly get and use favicon for feed after importing feeds from opml file or adding single feed ma…
  • 749097 Address Book quick search for strings with round brackets fails: (searchword)
  • 898860 expandeddateLabel misspelled "date" value
  • 983086 mailnews/resources/logHelper.js | Error console says [stackFrame mutating the [[Prototype]] of an ob…
  • 986927 test-attachment-menus.js fails if message reader size changes
  • 1001008 Reduce padding on compose findbar on OS X.
  • 998963 Fix to handle slow responding feed favicons
  • 581940 Drag and Drop of message to OS folder (e.g. Desktop) truncates filename prematurely and omits the .e…
  • 1002550 Win8: style AppMenu
  • 457296 Implement separate whitelist for addresses/domains allowed to load remote images for email
  • 991626 Thunderbird crash in NS_CycleCollectorSuspect3
  • 525124 Double Clicking in a Blank Space Opens the Advanced Property Editor
  • 608844 Never show remote content from site
  • 959309 Finish JSMime 0.2 and land it on comm-central
  • 768516 Thunderbird tabs in the title bar on OS X
  • 1004685 rename all occurences of "check" attribute in mailWindowOverlay.xul to "checked"
  • 992080 Use @import for shared files instead of %include
  • 953426 expose remote content per-host privileges
  • 558931 Composition's recipient autocomplete does not / fails to show all matching address book entries (imp…
  • 745301 Show favicon next to RSS/Atom feeds
  • 742746 Directed messages should be able to hook into system prompts/give notifications (similar style to ne…
  • 984155 Build Thunderbird with frozen linkage / external API - Windows fixes
  • 441437 Provide a non-rdf way to go from a URI to a msgFolder
  • 991070 followup fix for Bug 955869
  • 937056 Move UTF-7 decoder/encoder to comm-central
  • 995681 Hovering over a separated toolbar button hides the separator even in its disabled state.
  • 894306 Filelink: YouSendIt is now Hightail
  • 986724 security > passwords: strings for error message if FIPS active not defined, error popup not shown wh…
  • 946279 Implement autotagging of feed tags
  • 1001064 Update .statusMessageToolbarItem to match the new button style.
  • 993646 possibly unnecessary preprocessed css files after bug 992080
  • 586131 Quickfilter bar has lost OR functionality using | (Pipe character)
  • 953204 Use the Fx Australis titlebar styling
  • 1005687 Scam/Phishing alert no longer showing when links in identified scam messages are clicked/followed
  • 992889 Shared mailWindow1.css not imported
  • 986234 Thunderbird trunk build currently fails with "ERROR PROCESSING MOZBUILD FILE[...] ldap/moz.build T…
  • 992127 Add a LaTeX-to-MathML dialog box to the mail composer
  • 961666 Chat notification sound should be customizable
  • 992643 Options... and some others should not end w/ ellipsis.
  • 927876 Focus on filter editor does not move to new filter field
  • 1001866 Use the new Australis toolbar button style for messengercompose.css on OS X.
  • 1001869 Use the new Australis toolbar button style for the AB on OS X.
  • 414865 Attachment will lose file extension when renamed in "Save as" dialogue and "hide extension for known…
  • 984978 Adjust TB's theme for Windows 8 and up
  • 983443 cleanup some unused includes in .idl files of comm-central
  • 1000855 Icon for closing chat used in hover/onmouseover strechted, should always be square and never become …
  • 1001113 TB Perma-fail: test_bug718500.js | test failed (with xpcshell return code: 0) | Unknown chardet: UTF…
  • 981405 "Recent Folders" sorting has switched from case insensitive to case sensitive
  • 1001886 Participant tooltip content doesn't wordwrap
  • 1011616 Join Chat dialog box won't close with Auto-join this Chat Room checked
  • 992675 Tab is missing end stroke
  • 995747 Port Bug 946987: [Australis] curved tabs looks ugly when scaled up (hi-dpi)
  • 975816 Shift+Click to switch between HTML and Plain text doesn't work on Account Central "Write a new messa…
  • 865972 Incorrect use of error code generation macro.
  • 905910 Enable comm-central tests to run in parallel
  • 950455 Make thread-pane "snap to last page" behavior optional
  • 1003295 Win8: Text color on inactive tabs makes text very hard to read (FX bug 940393)
  • 978592 "Favorite Folders" view shouldn't sort in a hierarchy?
  • 530629 Ctrl+F when composing should just show find bar as usual (with "Find and Replace..." button)
  • 360648 [Meta] TB toolkit autocomplete migration
  • 999881 Use CharsetMenu instead of the old charsetOverlay in Thunderbird
  • 842963 Crash loop/repeats in libxul.so nsMsgGroupThread::RemoveChildAt
  • 995797 Possible improvement in the text of the headers of reply in the emails
  • 883670 Account wizard does not allow manual config of SMTP username
  • 964824 Add sanity-checking to message list padding improvements
  • 86233 [RFE] Show account name in status bar when downloading messages from POP servers (Getting mail from …
  • 802266 Review NS_* definitions in nsComposeStrings.h
  • 549712 Customize option in Search Messages is wonky
  • 334053 In prefs about reply headers, some sequences beginning with % give anomalous results
  • 959209 Investigate whether Thunderbird still needs the XPFE autocomplete widget
  • 951019 Port bug 915735 to mail/installer/package-manifest.in and suite/installer/package-manifest.in
  • 670445 When creating a virtual folder, the selected folder for search is incorrect. (it may miss the top-m…
  • 1003856 Selecting address from recipient autocomplete broken for all scenarios except {Name beginsWith} topm…
  • 991220 Remove Ubuntu One Support From Thunderbird
  • 985595 Toolbarbutton-icon is to small
  • 1000190 Permanent orange: test_dod.js,test_partsOnDemand.js | application crashed [@ nsStringBundleService::…
  • 989653 send filelink attachment always triggers the attachment reminder

New in version 29.0 Beta 1 (April 25th, 2014)

  • Bug 976536 - Fix JSFunction::existingScript returning NULL in some cases.
  • Bug 995995 - Set testing prefs to redirect to the test proxy server for RSS feeds.
  • Bug 996031 - Remove 455407.html crashtest.
  • Bug 996019 - Fix browser_bug435325.js to not connect to example.com.
  • Bug 996009 - Ensure that the richtext2 browserscope tests do not attempt to contact the external network.
  • Bug 997402 - both bing and yahoo params are broken.

New in version 24.2.0 (December 11th, 2013)

  • Fixed:
  • Fixed an issue where long messages with multiple signatures could end up unreadable (bug 929006)
  • Fixed an issue where editing account settings was not possible in some non-standard configurations of local folder set-ups (bug 921371)
  • Security fixes:
  • MFSA 2013-117 Mis-issued ANSSI/DCSSI certificate
  • MFSA 2013-116 JPEG information leak
  • MFSA 2013-115 GetElementIC typed array stubs can be generated outside observed typesets
  • MFSA 2013-114 Use-after-free in synthetic mouse movement
  • MFSA 2013-113 Trust settings for built-in roots ignored during EV certificate validation
  • MFSA 2013-111 Segmentation violation when replacing ordered list elements
  • MFSA 2013-109 Use-after-free during Table Editing
  • MFSA 2013-108 Use-after-free in event listeners
  • MFSA 2013-104 Miscellaneous memory safety hazards (rv:26.0 / rv:24.2)

New in version 24.1.0 (October 30th, 2013)

  • Fixed an issue where signatures were shown in too lighter grey making them difficult to read (bug 917906)
  • Fixed an issue where Auto CC for reply might not work if the cc address is the same as the sending address (bug 917231)
  • Security fixes

New in version 24.0.1 (October 11th, 2013)

  • 913785 Allow fully qualified domain names (fqdn) to be accepted as smtp/pop3/imap/news server name in the account manager
  • 919797 Help contrast by making new messages appear 'blue' instead of the link text color
  • 917955 Fix crash during newsgroup subscribe and correct sorting order of the filtered list
  • 891904 Fix inline spell checking in the compose window