Betterbird: Release Notes

91.2.1-bb17 (19 October 2021)

Based on Thunderbird 91.2.1, release notes

Improvements over Thunderbird:

FIXED - Regular folder search and Quick Filter in encrypted messages - Bug 1562737

Fixed in this version (not fixed in Thunderbird):

FIXED - Various text encoding issues in non-UTF-8 newsgroups - Bug 1734361

Still only fixed in Betterbird:

FIXED - ICS import fails with tasks (VTODO) - Bug 1727938
FIXED - When opening attachments, "Do this automatically for files like this from now on" not working - Bug 1690395
FIXED - Inserting links with spaces gives random erroneous results - Bug 1563452
FIXED - "View > Repair Text Encoding" not working - Bug 1713786 - Users can restore the charset menu with this add-on
FIXED - Add search engine via XML file not working - Bug 1718411

91.2.0-bb16 (4 October 2021)

Based on Thunderbird 91.2.0, release notes

Fixed in this version:

FIXED - Linux executable now showing as gearwheel/cogwheel (if file browser has necessary support)

Fixed in this version (not fixed in Thunderbird):

FIXED - Dangerous issue were under certain rare circumstances Bcc recipients are published to all recipients - Bug 1733651

Still only fixed in Betterbird:

FIXED - ICS import fails with tasks (VTODO) - Bug 1727938
FIXED - When opening attachments, "Do this automatically for files like this from now on" not working - Bug 1690395
FIXED - Inserting links with spaces gives random erroneous results - Bug 1563452
FIXED - "View > Repair Text Encoding" not working - Bug 1713786 - Users can restore the charset menu with this add-on
FIXED - Add search engine via XML file not working - Bug 1718411

91.1.2-bb15 (27 September 2021)

Based on Thunderbird 91.1.2, release notes

Improvements over Thunderbird:

NEW - Minor improvements of the multi-line view that shipped in 91.1.1-bb14
FIXED - Remaining issue in global search in encrypted messages (was first shipped in 91.0-bb8, 5 August 2021)

Still only fixed in Betterbird:

FIXED - ICS import fails with tasks (VTODO) - Bug 1727938
FIXED - When opening attachments, "Do this automatically for files like this from now on" not working - Bug 1690395
FIXED - Event invitations not showing all information (HTML part not displayed) - Bug 760412
FIXED - Inserting links with spaces gives random erroneous results - Bug 1563452
FIXED - "View > Repair Text Encoding" not working - Bug 1713786 - Users can restore the charset menu with this add-on
FIXED - Add search engine via XML file not working - Bug 1718411

91.1.1-bb14 (15 September 2021)

Based on Thunderbird 91.1.1, release notes, advancing some fixes that Thunderbird isn't shipping yet.

Improvements over Thunderbird:

NEW - Multi-line view, yes!! Finally after 18 years. "View > Layout > Multi-line View On All Folders" or per folder in the column picker

Fixed in this version:

FIXED - Various minor fixes that Thunderbird will ship later, mostly related to sending attachments:
Bug 1727830 Bug 1729432 Bug 1729279 Bug 1728705 Bug 1729437

Still only fixed in Betterbird:

FIXED - ICS import fails with tasks (VTODO) - Bug 1727938
FIXED - When opening attachments, "Do this automatically for files like this from now on" not working - Bug 1690395
FIXED - Event invitations not showing all information (HTML part not displayed) - Bug 760412
FIXED - Inserting links with spaces gives random erroneous results - Bug 1563452
FIXED - "View > Repair Text Encoding" not working - Bug 1713786 - Users can restore the charset menu with this add-on
FIXED - Add search engine via XML file not working - Bug 1718411

91.1.0-bb13 (2 September 2021)

Based on Thunderbird 91.1.0, release notes, advancing many fixes that Thunderbird isn't shipping yet.

Improvements over Thunderbird:

NEW - Added preference mail.biff.show_for_server to optionally suppress biff notifications for server root folders.

Fixed in this version:

FIXED - ICS import fails with tasks (VTODO) - Bug 1727938

Still only fixed in Betterbird:

FIXED - HTTP images not attached - Bug 1727164
FIXED - Attachment list not printed - Bug 1727055
FIXED - Printing confusion when multiple messages were selected - Bug 1727107
FIXED - Filter check boxes not displayed correctly - Bug 1727366
FIXED - When opening attachments, "Do this automatically for files like this from now on" not working - Bug 1690395
FIXED - Event invitations not showing all information (HTML part not displayed) - Bug 760412
FIXED - Inserting links with spaces gives random erroneous results - Bug 1563452
FIXED - "View > Repair Text Encoding" not working - Bug 1713786 - Users can restore the charset menu with this add-on
FIXED - Add search engine via XML file not working - Bug 1718411

91.0.3-bb12 (25 August 2021)

Based on Thunderbird 91.0.3, release notes, advancing many fixes that Thunderbird isn't shipping yet.

Fixed in this version:

FIXED - HTTP images not attached - Bug 1727164
FIXED - Attachment list not printed - Bug 1727055
FIXED - Printing confusion when multiple messages were selected - Bug 1727107
FIXED - Filter check boxes not displayed correctly - Bug 1727366

Still only fixed in Betterbird:

FIXED - When opening attachments, "Do this automatically for files like this from now on" not working - Bug 1690395
FIXED - Event invitations not showing all information (HTML part not displayed) - Bug 760412
FIXED - Inserting links with spaces gives random erroneous results - Bug 1563452
FIXED - "View > Repair Text Encoding" not working - Bug 1713786 - Users can restore the charset menu with this add-on
FIXED - Add search engine via XML file not working - Bug 1718411

91.0.2-bb11 (21 August 2021)

Mostly the same as 91.0.2-bb10, but with additional fixes. Based on Thunderbird 91.0.2, release notes.

Fixed in this version:

FIXED - Issue when using "minimise to tray", systray icon disappeared under certain circumstances
FIXED - Some branding issue we Thunderbird/Mozilla Corporation was displayed instead of Betterbird/Betterbird Project
FIXED - When opening attachments, "Do this automatically for files like this from now on" not working - Bug 1690395

91.0.2-bb10 (20 August 2021)

Based on Thunderbird 91.0.2, release notes.

Still only fixed in Betterbird:

FIXED - Event invitations not showing all information (HTML part not displayed) - Bug 760412
FIXED - Folder pane toolbar disappeared after restart - Bug 1725460
FIXED - Inserting links with spaces gives random erroneous results - Bug 1563452
FIXED - "View > Repair Text Encoding" not working - Bug 1713786 - Users can restore the charset menu with this add-on
FIXED - Add search engine via XML file not working - Bug 1718411

91.0.1-bb9 (17 August 2021)

Based on Thunderbird 91.0.1, release notes.

Improvements over Thunderbird:

NEW - Re-established Enigmail's "decrypt to folder" - Bug 1693332
CHANGED - Improved drag and drop feedback when adding attachments - Bug 1725581
FIXED - Event invitations not showing all information (HTML part not displayed) - Bug 760412
FIXED - Folder pane toolbar disappeared after restart - Bug 1725460

Still only fixed in Betterbird:

FIXED - Inserting links with spaces gives random erroneous results - Bug 1563452
FIXED - "View > Repair Text Encoding" not working - Bug 1713786 - Users can restore the charset menu with this add-on
FIXED - Add search engine via XML file not working - Bug 1718411

91.0-bb8 (5 August 2021)

Based on Thunderbird 91.0, release notes.

Improvements over Thunderbird:

FIXED - Global search in encrypted messages (needs to be enabled in preferences) - Bug 188988
FIXED - Quick Filter untagged messages - Bug 683809

Still only fixed in Betterbird:

FIXED - Inserting links with spaces gives random erroneous results - Bug 1563452
FIXED - "View > Repair Text Encoding" not working - Bug 1713786 - Users can restore the charset menu with this add-on
FIXED - Add search engine via XML file not working - Bug 1718411

91.0beta6-bb7 (2 August 2021)

Based on Thunderbird 91.0 beta 6, release notes.

NEW - Betterbird installer now self-signed. You need to install a trusted root certificate to see it.

Improvements over Thunderbird:

FIXED - Inserting links with spaces gives random erroneous results - Bug 1563452

Still only fixed in Betterbird:

FIXED - "View > Repair Text Encoding" not working - Bug 1713786 - Users can restore the charset menu with this add-on
FIXED - Add search engine via XML file not working - Bug 1718411

91.0beta5-bb6 (29 July 2021)

Based on Thunderbird 91.0 beta 5, release notes.

Improvements over Thunderbird:

CHANGED - Windows systray tooltip now showing list folders with new messages - Bug 1721063

Still only fixed in Betterbird:

FIXED - Event invitation not displayed - Bug 1723116
FIXED - Moving accounts after "Local Folders" is reverted at next startup - Bug 1721574
FIXED - "View > Repair Text Encoding" not working - Bug 1713786 - Users can restore the charset menu with this add-on
FIXED - Add search engine via XML file not working - Bug 1718411

91.0beta4-bb5 (26 July 2021)

Based on Thunderbird 91.0 beta 4, release notes.

Improvements over Thunderbird:

CHANGED - Even further improvements to Windows systray display - Bug 1721063

Still only fixed in Betterbird:

FIXED - Moving accounts after "Local Folders" is reverted at next startup - Bug 1721574
FIXED - "View > Repair Text Encoding" not working - Bug 1713786 - Users can restore the charset menu with this add-on
FIXED - Add search engine via XML file not working - Bug 1718411

91.0beta3-bb4 (22 July 2021)

Based on Thunderbird 91.0 beta 3, release notes.

Improvements over Thunderbird:

CHANGED - Further improvements to Windows systray display - Bug 1721063
FIXED - Moving accounts after "Local Folders" is reverted at next startup - Bug 1721574

Still only fixed in Betterbird:

FIXED - "View > Repair Text Encoding" not working - Bug 1713786 - Users can restore the charset menu with this add-on
FIXED - Add search engine via XML file not working - Bug 1718411
FIXED - Printing crashed or hung - Bug 1720397 Bug 1714639

91.0beta2-bb3 (20 July 2021)

Based on Thunderbird 91.0 beta 2, release notes.

Improvements over Thunderbird:

CHANGED - Improvements to Windows systray display - Bug 1721063

Still only fixed in Betterbird:

FIXED - "View > Repair Text Encoding" not working - Bug 1713786 - Users can restore the charset menu with this add-on
FIXED - Add search engine via XML file not working - Bug 1718411
FIXED - Printing crashed or hung - Bug 1720397 Bug 1714639
FIXED - Inline display of message/rfc822 attachments did not show headers - Bug 1715726

91.0beta1-bb2 (14 July 2021)

Based on Thunderbird 91.0 beta 1, release notes.

The Thunderbird notes don't mention:

FIXED - "Weekday, time" display not working with pref mail.ui.display.dateformat.thisweek = 4 - Bug 1672548

Improvements over Thunderbird:

NEW - Header pane button customise restored - Bug 1556261
CHANGED - Activity Manager opens in tab
CHANGED - Open saved EML file with X-Unsent header opens in Write window - Bug 166541
FIXED - "View > Repair Text Encoding" not working - Bug 1713786 - Users can restore the charset menu with this add-on
FIXED - Add search engine via XML file not working - Bug 1718411
FIXED - Opening PDF attachment in IMAP message crashed - Bug 1663859
FIXED - First message after start displayed garbled (if non-ASCII) - Bug 1718119
FIXED - Printing crashed or hung - Bug 1720397 Bug 1714639
FIXED - Inline display of message/rfc822 attachments did not show headers - Bug 1715726

91.0beta1-bb1 (12 July 2021)

This is an early release based on Thunderbird 91.0 beta code, hot off the press. Not officially released yet, hasn't been through Thunderbird's own testing.