Bug 927674 - Create/Update 2.22 Release Notes
authorjh@junetz.de
Sun, 03 Nov 2013 21:25:42 +0000
changeset 1127 c18a8d3169a9590511d2c655882b4f8f6fe3e0bd
parent 1126 2061ecb53728e5c4582573cdba6ce9e031bc9ede
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Bug 927674 - Create/Update 2.22 Release Notes filled in missing information; added bug 913493 to Known Issues
src/news.en.xml
src/releases/seamonkey2.22/changes.en.html
src/releases/seamonkey2.22/index.en.html
--- a/src/news.en.xml
+++ b/src/news.en.xml
@@ -20,17 +20,17 @@ acceleration and improved JavaScript spe
 </p>
 <p>
 SeaMonkey 2.22 is available in 26 languages, for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux.
 </p>
 <p>
 Most notably, this release features for the first time:
 </p>
 <ul>
-<li>(More details coming soon.)</li>
+<li>Plugins doorhangers now allow to activate different plugin types independently.</li>
 <li>Web Audio support has been added.</li>
 <li>CSS3 background-attachment:local support to control background scrolling has been implemented.</li>
 <li>Many new ES6 functions have been implemented.</li>
 <li>iframe document content can now be specified inline.</li>
 <li>Fixed several stability issues.</li>
 </ul>
 <p>
 For a more complete list of major changes in SeaMonkey 2.22, see the What's New
--- a/src/releases/seamonkey2.22/changes.en.html
+++ b/src/releases/seamonkey2.22/changes.en.html
@@ -37,48 +37,112 @@
 </ul>
 
 <h2 id="new">New Features and Fixes</h2>
 
 <!-- Major -->
 <div class="fieldset">
 <span class="legend" id="major">Major Changes</span>
 <ul>
-  <li>(More details coming soon.)</li>
+  <li>None.</li>
 </ul>
 </div>
 
 <div class="fieldset">
 <span class="legend" id="fixesB2">Fixes in Beta 2 / Final</span>
 <ul>
   <li>Tabbed mail in 3-pane MailNews window no longer observed the
     browser.tabs.autoHide pref for display of single tabs (<a
     href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=902312">bug 902312</a>).</li>
 </ul>
 </div>
 
 <div class="fieldset">
 <span class="legend" id="featuresB1">Features in Beta 1</span>
 <ul>
-  <li>(More details coming soon.)</li>
+  <li>Sorting messages by date can now be configured to look at the thread
+    root instead of the newest message in it (pref: mailnews.sort_threads_by_root) (<a
+    href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=495946">bug 495946</a>).</li>
+  <li>Plugins doorhangers now allow to activate different plugin types
+    independently (<a
+    href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=798278">bug 798278</a>).</li>
+  <li>The proxy popup is now also available from the MailNews main window (<a
+    href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=396135">bug 396135</a>).</li>
+  <li>A new Recipients column has been added that shows all recipients (To,
+    CC, BCC) (<a
+    href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=522886">bug 522886</a>).</li>
+  <li>The default HTML5 audio/video player controls allow to change the
+    playback rate now (<a
+    href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=885506">bug 885506</a>).</li>
+  <li>A "Validate this page" entry has been added to Tools/Web Development (<a
+    href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=881083">bug 881083</a>).</li>
+  <li>The Firefox devtools debugger can now be used to debug SeaMonkey remotely (<a
+    href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=890348">bug 890348</a>).</li>
 </ul>
 </div>
 
 <div class="fieldset">
 <span class="legend" id="fixesB1">Fixes in Beta 1</span>
 <ul>
-  <li>(More details coming soon.)</li>
+  <li>Printing of HTML signatures was broken (<a
+    href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=920997">bug 920997</a>).</li>
+  <li>Auto CC filling for Reply was not working if the CC email address was
+    the same as the sender (<a
+    href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=917231">bug 917231</a>).</li>
+  <li>Filtering in the newsgroup subscribe dialog exposed incorrect sorting
+    and could lead to a crash (<a
+    href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=917955">bug 917955</a>).</li>
+  <li>The print dialog box appeared under other open windows for MailNews (<a
+    href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=918425">bug 918425</a>).</li>
+  <li>Address book cards could not be saved if the local contact photo had
+    been removed (<a
+    href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=918897">bug 918897</a>).</li>
+  <li>Fully qualified domain names (FQDN) are now accepted as SMTP/POP3/IMAP/news
+    server name in the account manager (<a
+    href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=913785">bug 913785</a>).</li>
+  <li>SeaMonkey could fail to save to the Drafts folder and crash during
+    message composition (<a
+    href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=732687">bug 732687</a>).</li>
+  <li>Plugin placeholders displayed incorrectly with the Modern theme (<a
+    href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=901871">bug 901871</a>).</li>
+  <li>POP3 error dialogs now show the associated account name (<a
+    href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=221592">bug 221592</a>).</li>
+  <li>The check for legal IPv4 addresses allow the full range of IPv4 address
+    formats now, e.g. those with less than 3 dots (<a
+    href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=809609">bug 809609</a>).</li>
+  <li>The Sync setup wizard look on Mac has been improved (<a
+    href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=891099">bug 891099</a>).</li>
+  <li>Windows 8.1 is now reported correctly in the User-Agent string (<a
+    href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=893102">bug 893102</a>).</li>
+  <li>The checkbox to search only messages saved locally has been changed to
+    a more descriptive drop-down (<a
+    href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=883482">bug 883482</a>).</li>
+  <li>The address book toolbar search bar visually overlapped the line between
+    icons and text labels with the Modern theme in large icon mode (<a
+    href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=883546">bug 883546</a>).</li>
+  <li>Lightning broke SeaMonkey's customize toolbar context menu (<a
+    href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=879845">bug 879845</a>).</li>
+  <li>Newly added search engines are now selected by default (<a
+    href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=886021">bug 886021</a>).</li>
+  <li>The postal address displayed in address book cards is now localizable (<a
+    href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=878599">bug 878599</a>).</li>
+  <li>Clicking on new mail notification opened two MailNews windows when no
+    MailNews window was open (<a
+    href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=840474">bug 840474</a>).</li>
 </ul>
 </div>
 
 <p>See <a href="http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/25.0/releasenotes/">Firefox
   25.0 Notes</a> for the corresponding Firefox release.</p>
 
 <h2 id="issues">New Issues</h2>
 <ul>
+  <li>Trying to send an email via SeaMonkey from an external application
+    using MAPI is no longer working (<a
+    href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=913493">bug 913493</a>).</li>
   <li>Tree rows, e.g. those for MailNews folders and threads or in the Bookmarks
     Manager, show extra spacing with the Default theme on Windows with Aero active (<a
     href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=927779">bug 927779</a>).
     Workaround: Add the following rule to <a
     href="http://kb.mozillazine.org/UserChrome.css">userChrome.css</a>:
     <pre>
     treechildren:not(.autocomplete-treebody)::-moz-tree-row {
       height: 1.3em !important;
--- a/src/releases/seamonkey2.22/index.en.html
+++ b/src/releases/seamonkey2.22/index.en.html
@@ -40,17 +40,26 @@ for new information.
 <h2 id="new">What's New in [% rnote.basename %]</h2>
 <div class="section">
 <p>
 [% rnote.basename %] contains the following major changes relative to
 <a href="../seamonkey[% rnote.relativeto.version %]/#new">[% rnote.relativeto.name %]</a>:
 </p>
 <h3>SeaMonkey-specific changes</h3>
 <ul>
-  <li>(More details coming soon.)</li>
+  <li>Sorting messages by date can now be configured to look at the thread
+    root instead of the newest message in it (pref: mailnews.sort_threads_by_root).</li>
+  <li>Plugins doorhangers now allow to activate different plugin types
+    independently.</li>
+  <li>The proxy popup is now also available from the MailNews main window.</li>
+  <li>A new Recipients column has been added that shows all recipients (To, CC, BCC).</li>
+  <li>The default HTML5 audio/video player controls allow to change the
+    playback rate now.</li>
+  <li>A "Validate this page" entry has been added to Tools/Web Development.</li>
+  <li>The Firefox devtools debugger can now be used to debug SeaMonkey remotely.</li>
   <li>See the <a href="changes">changes page</a> for a more complete overview.</li>
 </ul>
 <h3>Mozilla platform changes</h3>
 <ul>
   <li><a href="https://hacks.mozilla.org/2013/10/songs-of-diridum-pushing-the-web-audio-api-to-its-limits">Web
     Audio</a> support has been added.</li>
   <li>CSS3 <a href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=483446">background-attachment:local
     support</a> to control background scrolling has been implemented.</li>
@@ -129,16 +138,20 @@ page</a>. Note that only Windows is supp
 </p>
 </div>
 
 <h2 id="issues">Known Issues</h2>
 <div class="section">
 This list covers some of the known problems with [% rnote.name %].
 Please read this before reporting any new bugs.
 <ul>
+  <li>Trying to send an email via SeaMonkey from an external application
+    using MAPI is no longer working (<a
+    href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=913493">bug 913493</a>).
+    This should be fixed in one of the next releases.</li>
   <li>Tree rows, e.g. those for MailNews folders and threads or in the Bookmarks
     Manager, show extra spacing with the Default theme on Windows with Aero active (<a
     href="https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=927779">bug 927779</a>).
     Workaround: Add the following rule to <a
     href="http://kb.mozillazine.org/UserChrome.css">userChrome.css</a>:
     <pre>
     treechildren:not(.autocomplete-treebody)::-moz-tree-row {
       height: 1.3em !important;