Version History of SeaMonkey 2.19 (Beta 1)

Features in Beta 1

  • Mark -> As Read now checks the state of all selected messages instead of only the first one's (Bug 768025).
  • Notifications for mixed content blocker have been implemented (Bug 842191).
  • A new 3rd-party cookie restriction to visited websites option has been added to the Cookies pref pane (Bug 845353).
  • The context menu Search option is now available for textareas and input fields (Bug 807326).
  • Website storage mechanisms are now available in the Data Manager (localStorage, indexedDB, etc.) (Bug 588415).
  • "Open Containing Folder" is now already available during download (Bug 497379).

Fixes in Beta 1

  • The new mail alert has been disabled for now due to issues on Mac (Bug 840474).
  • The Geolocation prompt does not offer an action in Private Browsing mode anymore if the action remembers permission for more than a session (Bug 870728).
  • A slightly less useless access key has been chosen for the new Error Console Filter textbox label (Bug 860851).
  • Mixed content blocker preferences are now handled by Sync (Bug 860970).
  • LDAP passwords were requested for each lookup even if they were saved (Bug 833971).
  • Get New Messages for All Accounts has been fixed (Bug 855631).
  • The "File" button in the "Search messages" window has been renamed to "Move" (Bug 325777).
  • The entries in the "Trust junk mail headers set by" menu list are now sorted (Bug 847172).
  • The check for the allowed mail storage directory has been made more universal and accessible to extensions (Bug 848477).
  • A wrong message and reason was reported with untrusted CA roots when signing email (Bug 465351).
  • The IMAP-specific "Empty trash" confirmation dialog has been removed and the mailnews.*.dontAskAgain and mail.*.dontAskAgain prefs been merged (Bug 448624).
  • Help now explains what happens when Safe Browsing blocks a website (Bug 852809).
  • Email addresses with trailing whitespace could be displayed wrongly when composing and cause lost mails and malformed duplicate address book entries (Bug 286760).
  • Switching the account during message composing did not apply the signing prefs from the new account (Bug 624432).
  • The Help Glossary has been extended with new Privacy & Security terms (Bug 847182).
  • Growl support has been removed again (Bug 852461).
  • Safe Browsing debug has been turned off and Sync support turned on (Bug 851789).
  • The Bookmarks Toolbar was not populated with items if the grippy was collapsed when the browser window was opened (Bug 818437).
  • Special mail folder icons were not shown for IMAP shared folders (bug 840003).
  • Null bytes are now stripped from document titles when setting the window title in order to prevent Private Browsing spoofing (Bug 851527).
  • Invalid message ContentType values are handled better now (Bug 459474).
  • A tutorial section on User Tracking has been added to Help (Bug 844823).
  • The Customize Headers window prompted twice (Bug 524662).
  • ReplyTo has been added to the default IMAP headers in order to fix Reply with Template behavior (Bug 655428).
  • The offline folder flag will no longer be set for SPAM and TRASH folders (Bug 809990).
  • Help now includes documentation for the Offline Applications pref pane (Bug 771534).
  • The main Privacy & Security pref pane is now documented and features a Help button (Bug 631566).
  • The access key for "Perform these actions" now sets/moves focus to first action item in the Filter editor (Bug 825449).
  • Clear Private Data (preferences and menu) documentation has been added to Help (Bug 416234).
  • An "Error parsing template: expected to be first" message could appear when opening the virtual folder list dialog (Bug 747325).
  • The umask for emails saved as a file were not respecting the system umask (Bug 472865).