Thunderbird 78.2.0 release candidate

Wayne vseerror at lehigh.edu
Sat Aug 22 21:28:21 UTC 2020


The release candidate picks up a few more patches
https://archive.mozilla.org/pub/thunderbird/candidates/78.2.0-candidates/build1/



On 8/14/20 10:40 PM, Wayne Mery wrote:
> On 8/13/20 8:00 PM, Wayne Mery wrote:
>>
>> Adjusting to changes seems to be a sign of the times.  We had planned 
>> to do 78.1.2 this week because of a large number of fixes, but 
>> circumstances have it impossible to ship a 78.1.2.
>>
>> On Friday we will post a link to a 78.2.0 candidate which needs 
>> testing to ensure quality.  We very much hope you will participate by 
>> using it over the weekend, because we can't get it to current users 
>> of 78.
>>
>> Expect an email in the next 24 hours with details.
>>
>> Regards,
>>
>> The release team
>>
> Please give 78.2.0-pre build1 a good hammering in the next 2-3 days. 
> Check the list of fixed bugs at the end of this email*. *If you see a 
> bug*, *then report a bug* 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/enter_bug.cgi?product=Thunderbird&version=78&blocked=1644037&bug_type=defect&status_whiteboard=smoketestb78.2.0-pre&keywords=regression%2cregressionwindow-wanted&cc=vseerror@lehigh.edu%2cmkmelin%2bmozilla@iki.fi> 
> set component, summary, steps to reproduce, provide screen shot, etc.  
> If not a regression, please remove regression keywords before clicking 
> Submit.
>
> Some performance issues have been fixed. If you have been seeing 
> performance issues and you still have performance issues after 
> installing 78.2.0-pre, please include a profile 
> <https://github.com/thunderbird-conversations/thunderbird-conversations/wiki/Profiling-Conversation's-Performance> 
> with your bug report.
>
> If you have time, try some of the smoketest instructions below.
>
> Note: Enigmail users are still cautioned to not test unless you know 
> what you are doing 😉
>
> Download links: Linux 32 
> <https://firefox-ci-tc.services.mozilla.com/api/queue/v1/task/Wt6njemRRLqPWTtBGwveeg/runs/0/artifacts/public/build/target.tar.bz2> 
> Linux 64 
> <https://firefox-ci-tc.services.mozilla.com/api/queue/v1/task/c-hebGAgSa6vk4pho_Dzfw/runs/0/artifacts/public/build/target.tar.bz2> 
> Mac 
> <https://firefox-ci-tc.services.mozilla.com/api/queue/v1/task/VI-v5pxxTT2jf7V9o2tIPg/runs/0/artifacts/public/build/target.dmg> 
> Win32 
> <https://firefox-ci-tc.services.mozilla.com/api/queue/v1/task/Z1SJdZI5TXq0K7Hqx2dTRw/runs/0/artifacts/public/build/target.installer.exe> 
> Win64 
> <https://firefox-ci-tc.services.mozilla.com/api/queue/v1/task/QDcMj6fmQRascf-69IqGqQ/runs/0/artifacts/public/build/target.installer.exe> 
>
>
> If you have difficulty, email me or find someone on chat 
> https://chat.mozilla.org/#/room/#maildev:mozilla.org 
> <https://chat.mozilla.org/#/room/#maildev:mozilla.orghttps://chat.mozilla.org/#/room/#maildev:mozilla.org> 
>
>
> Thanks for helping with Thunderbird quality*.*
>
> ----------
>
> _*Smoketest instructions*_
>
> Helpful references about profiles: Using multiple profiles 
> <https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/using-multiple-profiles> 
> Dedicated profiles per installation 
> <https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/dedicated-profile-thunderbird-installation>
>
> *A. *Functional tests*
> *
>
> 1. (if you wish) Do clean install of Thunderbird in a _new user 
> account_ on your OS (or VM), into a NEW program directory, and using a 
> new Thunderbird profile.  (On Windows, try an account that does NOT 
> have admin privileges.)   OR use an existing profile after backing it up.
>
> 1a. *CALENDAR* - on startup, activate the calendar by selecting the 
> Calendar tab icon, then right click on the Home calendar, select 
> Properties and check "Enable This Calendar". Calendar should be 
> correctly localized for the locale of Thunderbird.
>
> 2. mouse over every menu and also randomly test submenus of File, 
> Edit, View, Go, Message, Tools, Help, etc, in both hamburger menu and 
> mail toolbar menu (enable menu bar, View | Toolbars | Mail Toolbar)
>
> -- tip to save time - open Account Settings just once and create all 
> account type, at the same time: imap, pop, news, and rss, then test 
> each later --
>
> 3. mail - add pop and/or imap accounts, send from each to the other, 
> check you can get+receive mail.
>
> 4. rss - add account, add a few feeds [4], see that you can read 
> them*.* rss URL instructions and examples:
>
>   * Click Blogs & News Feeds, then Manage Subscriptions
>   * Paste a URL (examples below) into Feed URL, click add, leave the
>     dialog open
>   * In Feed Subscriptions (open from previous step) click Blogs & News
>     Feeds
>   * Paste a URL into Feed URL, click add.
>   * Click Close
>   * Examples you can test
>       o http://planet.mozilla.org/thunderbird/rss20.xml
>       o http://rss.slashdot.org/Slashdot/slashdot
>       o http://www.ghacks.net/feed/
>
> 5. news - add account for news.mozilla.org, test post to mozilla.test
>
> **6. add-ons - install and use some add-ons at tools > add-ons
>
> 7. chat - if you are familiar with chat, please test some basic functions
>
> 8. CALENDAR - if you are familiar with calendar, check basic 
> functionalities, plus as far as you can take it. For examples see [1]
>
> 9. Themes: try the light and dark theme at tools > add-ons > themes
>
> 10. Attachments: Work with attachments - adding, opening, saving:
>
>   * try attaching 10 small ones - send and read
>   * try attaching 5 large ones (for example 1mb) - send and read
>
> 11.  Message movement actions, _using the messages with attachments 
> above_:
>
>   * copy messages to local folder, make sure there is no corruption of
>     the local folder at middle, and both ends
>   * filter messages to local folder, make sure there is no corruption
>     of the local folder at middle, and both ends
>   * archive a message
>   * undo, and redo after deleting message
>
> 12. Message compose: check that these work well: addressing UI, 
> editing addresses, address autocomplete, ldap lookup, reply to all and 
> forward to all, contacts sidebar (F9)*
> *
>
> 13. Folder actions: delete, move, add, rename
>
> 14. Test Printing**
> **
>
>
> *[1] Calendar tests:*
>
>   * create an all day event and check if it is displayed correctly
>     over all views.
>       o change the event to a duration of less than one day and check
>         all views.
>       o change the event to end at the next day and check all views.
>       o add a reminder to the event and check bell Icon is displayed
>         in the views.
>       o delete the event
>   * Switch to task view
>       o create a task
>       o set progress to 50%
>       o check if display is correct
>       o set progress to completed
>       o check again.
>       o delete the task
>   * servers:
>       o create event roundtrip for a caldav calendar
>       o create event roundtrip for an ics network calendar
>       o make sure alarms fire, can be snoozed and will re-fire later
>         where roundtrip would be
>       o add an event, make sure it gets synchronized to network resource
>       o modify an event and verify modifications reached server
>       o delete an event and also check it got deleted on server
>
> _*Fixes since 78.1.1*_
>
> *Magnus Melin — Bug 1656237 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1656237> - Find > Search 
> Messages - make the fields get a copy/paste etc. context menu. 
> r=khushil a=wsmwk*
> *Khushil Mistry — Bug 1658114 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1658114> - Fix order of 
> file attachments cannot be changed by drag and drop. r=mkmelin a=wsmwk*
> *Florian Sammueller — Bug 1658512 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1658512> - make the 
> certifications Key Id column resizable. r=mkmelin a=wsmwk*
> *Khushil Mistry — Bug 1656531 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1656531> - Focus options 
> search field with Ctrl+F in Options tab (instead of bringing up 
> duplicated find bar). r=mkmelin a=wsmwk*
> *Khushil Mistry — Bug 1656693 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1656693> - Fix Calendar 
> New Event window no longer starts with highlighted title. r=pmorris 
> a=wsmwk*
> *Gene Smith — Bug 1658361 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1658361> - Correct use 
> of header parsing function in CompFields2Recipients() after bug 440377 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=440377>. r=jorgk a=wsmwk*
> *Jorg K — Bug 1642279 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1642279> - Follow-up to 
> bug 1609894 <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1609894>: 
> When finishing pill entry with comma, check valid address of entered 
> text. r=mkmelin,darktrojan a=wsmwk*
> *Richard Marti — Bug 1657607 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1657607> - Make the 
> alarm dialog themeable. r=pmorris a=wsmwk*
> *Richard Marti — Bug 1656875 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1656875> - Make Event 
> subdialogs themeable. r=pmorris a=wsmwk*
> *Geoff Lankow — Bug 1655686 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1655686> - Migrate all 
> address book preferences before any address book contacts. r=mkmelin 
> a=wsmwk*
> *Geoff Lankow — Bug 1655686 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1655686> - On migration, 
> remove the old .na2 extension from address book file names. r=mkmelin 
> a=wsmwk*
> *Geoff Lankow — Bug 1655686 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1655686> - Fix migration 
> of address books with a dot in the file name. r=mkmelin a=wsmwk*
> *Richard Marti — Bug 1655568 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1655568> - Make the 
> Compose dialogs themeable. r=aleca a=wsmwk*
> *Richard Marti — Bug 1655080 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1655080> - Make the Tag 
> and Sanitize dialog themeable. r=aleca a=wsmwk*
> *Geoff Lankow — Bug 1652478 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1652478> - Fix execution 
> of content scripts in external popup windows. r=mkmelin a=wsmwk*
> *Geoff Lankow — Bug 1650041 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1650041> - When adding a 
> new address book or list, only change the UI if the change was made 
> with the UI r=pmorris*
> *Geoff Lankow — Bug 1650041 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1650041> - Add newly 
> created mailing lists to the view r=pmorris a=wsmwk*
> *Geoff Lankow — Bug 1649804 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1649804> - Fix drag and 
> drop problems in the address book r=pmorris a=wsmwk*
> *Geoff Lankow — Bug 1650733 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1650733> - Simplify 
> channel callbacks in CardDAVDirectory. r=mkmelin a=wsmwk*
> *Geoff Lankow — Bug 1650733 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1650733> - Detect and 
> resolve conflicts in CardDAV cards. r=mkmelin a=wsmwk*
> *Geoff Lankow — Bug 1650732 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1650732> - Store extra 
> vCard values in nsIAbCard. r=mkmelin a=wsmwk*
> *Geoff Lankow — Bug 1650041 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1650041> - Retain 
> selection when sorting the address book contacts list. r=pmorris a=wsmwk*
> *Geoff Lankow — Bug 1650041 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1650041> - Fix two nits 
> that occur when editing mailing lists. r=pmorris a=wsmwk*
> *Geoff Lankow — Bug 1655884 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1655884> - Fix "Always 
> prefer display name over message header" checkbox. r=aleca a=wsmwk*
> *Alessandro Castellani — Bug 1638233 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1638233> - Fix default 
> color of folder icons with Adwaita Dark theme. r=darktrojan a=wsmwk*
> *Gene Smith — Bug 1611624 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1611624> - Ensure all 
> imap capabilities are known after authentication (support IDLE for 
> iCloud). r=mkmelin a=wsmwk*
> *Rob Lemley — Bug 1652906 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1652906> - Fix macOS 
> implicit function declaration build error. rs=bustage-fix a=wsmwk*
> *Geoff Lankow — Bug 1650266 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1650266> - Update 
> default devtools.* prefs to match Firefox, where appropriate. 
> r=mkmelin a=wsmwk*
> *Khushil Mistry — Bug 1646529 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1646529> - Fix unable to 
> change Adaptive Junk Mail settings. r=mkmelin a=wsmwk*
> *Gene Smith — Bug 1654995 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1654995> - Chunk 
> starting offset wrong after m_chunkSize changes. r=mkmelin a=wsmwk*
> *longsonr — Bug 1580480 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1580480> - Fix IMAP 
> fetch chunk size so that it adjusts based on network bandwidth. 
> Reverts an inadvertent change from bug 773782 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=773782>. r=mkmelin a=wsmwk*
> *Ben Campbell — Bug 1645512 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1645512> - Make 
> nsAbLDAPProcessReplicationData handle failures which occur before LDAP 
> bind completes. r=mkmelin a=wsmwk*
> *Mark Banner — Bug 1658062 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1658062> - Cache various 
> values in AddrBookDirectory to avoid expensive rebuilds all the time. 
> r=darktrojan a=wsmwk*
> *Mark Banner — Bug 1658128 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1658128> - Avoid extra 
> copying of properties maps and splitting of condition strings in 
> address book searches. r=darktrojan a=wsmwk*
> *Mark Banner — Bug 1658116 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1658116> - Use 
> defineLazyPreferenceGetter to help performance of some of the 
> WebExtension APIs. r=darktrojan a=wsmwk*
> *Patrick Cloke — Bug 1657703 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1657703> - /me command 
> should clear the text from the text input. r=khushil a=wsmwk*
> *Richard Marti — Bug 1657831 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1657831> - Fix the 
> selector in sanitizeItemList after the changes in bug 1655080 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1655080>. r=mkmelin 
> a=wsmwk*
> *Magnus Melin — Bug 1657619 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1657619> - focus the 
> content of view source on load so that selection works directly 
> without having to click into the content. r=khushil a=wsmwk*
> *Alessandro Castellani — Bug 1656666 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1656666> - Fix Cc and 
> Bcc buttons changing position when switching identity in compose 
> dialog. r=mkmelin a=wsmwk*
> *Magnus Melin — Bug 1657322 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1657322> - fix Crash in 
> [@ InvalidArrayIndex_CRASH | nsMessenger::SaveAllAttachments]. r=benc 
> a=wsmwk*
> *Khushil Mistry — Bug 1657050 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1657050> - Fix Account 
> Settings not saving the browse-file type of properties. r=mkmelin 
> a=wsmwk*
> *Richard Marti — Bug 1656648 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1656648> - Set a 
> min-width for the message filter dialog and a max-width for the 
> searchBox. r=aleca a=wsmwk*
> *Geoff Lankow — Bug 1649804 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1649804> - Fix drag and 
> drop problems in the address book r=pmorris a=wsmwk*
> *Geoff Lankow — Bug 1656148 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1656148> follow-up - Fix 
> errors on compose window opening. r=kaie a=rjl*
> *Richard Marti — Bug 1655573 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1655573> - Give the 
> search boxes the correct padding. r=aleca a=wsmwk*
> *Alessandro Castellani — Bug 1655289 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1655289> - Fix UI issues 
> with tooltips and opening dialogs in new Account Central. r=Paenglab 
> a=wsmwk*
> *Khushil Mistry — Bug 1655279 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1655279> - Fixed Width 
> not working from the preferences setting. r=mkmelin a=wsmwk*
> *Khushil Mistry — Bug 1655244 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1655244> - Fix 
> Ctrl+scroll wheel does not zoom in Thunderbird message reader, message 
> pane or compose window. r=mkmelin a=wsmwk*
> *Magnus Melin — Bug 1653792 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1653792> - remove 
> Twitter search (port bug 1635523 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1635523>). r=Paenglab 
> a=wsmwk*
> *Magnus Melin — Bug 1653637 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1653637> - bring back 
> View|Toolbars|Mail Toolbar and Menu Bar in standalone msg window. 
> r=pmorris a=wsmwk*
> *Richard Marti — Bug 1633306 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1633306> - Limit the 
> height of the Filter editor to not expand over the screen size. 
> r=mkmelin a=wsmwk*
> *Jorg K — Bug 1633251 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1633251> - Correct 
> processing of Re: prefix, set HasRe flag if necessary. r=patrick a=wsmwk*
> *Richard Marti — Bug 656113 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=656113> - Use a grid in 
> the editContactPanel. r=mkmelin a=wsmwk*
> *Kai Engert — Bug 1656287 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1656287> - Handle 
> missing file encrypted-openpgp-passphrase.txt and unprotected keys. 
> r=PatrickBrunschwig a=wsmwk*
> *Kai Engert — Bug 1657390 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1657390> - Cannot send 
> encrypted email if address contains uppercase character. 
> r=PatrickBrunschwig a=wsmwk*
> *Alessandro Castellani — Bug 1643343 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1643343> - Fix the 
> OpenPGP Key details dialog not resizing to fit all available elements. 
> r=KaiE a=wsmwk*
> *Alessandro Castellani — Bug 1657497 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1657497> - Allow opening 
> the OpenPGP Key Manager without a default identity. r=mkmelin a=wsmwk*
> *Kai Engert — Bug 1657494 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1657494> - Update RNP to 
> snapshot from 2020-08-03, plus Windows bustage fix. r=rjl a=wsmwk*
> *Kai Engert — Bug 1657894 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1657894> - Filtering in 
> OpenPGP key manager is broken. r=aleca a=wsmwk*
> *Kai Engert — Bug 1657464 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1657464> - Composer 
> security status incorrectly reports missing key, if email address in 
> key uses uppercase characters. r=PatrickBrunschwig a=wsmwk*
> *Alessandro Castellani — Bug 1656391 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1656391> - Allow 
> changing identity in the OpenPGP Key Wizard. r=KaiE a=wsmwk*
> *Kai Engert — Bug 1653763 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1653763> - OpenPGP 
> recipient key matching fails for keys that contain only email address, 
> but no name. r=PatrickBrunschwig a=wsmwk*
> *Kai Engert — Bug 1656023 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1656023> - Don't abort 
> processing of inline decrypted messages with bad signature. 
> r=PatrickBrunschwig a=wsmwk*
> *Kai Engert — Bug 1657245 
> <https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1657245> - Encryption 
> status shown incorrectly for some replies to encrypted messages. 
> r=mkmelin a=wsmwk*
>
> *** *
>

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