[announce] Horde Groupware Webmail Edition 1.1-RC3

Jan Schneider jan at horde.org
Thu Mar 13 15:16:34 UTC 2008

The Horde Team is pleased to announce the third release candidate of the Horde
Groupware Webmail Edition version 1.1.

Horde Groupware Webmail Edition is a free, enterprise ready, browser based
communication suite. Users can read, send and organize email messages and
manage and share calendars, contacts, tasks and notes with the standards
compliant components from the Horde Project.

Barring any problems, this code will be released as Horde Groupware Webmail
Edition 1.1.
Testing is requested and comments are encouraged.
Updated translations would also be great.

The major changes compared to the Horde Groupware Webmail Edition version
1.1-RC2 are:
    * Added a configuration option to force users to one of the webmail
    * Localized default folder names.
    * Allow adding attachments to the problem reporting form.
    * An experimental native SQL Share driver.
    * A mock Groups driver for sites that don't need Groups.
    * The Browser class recognizes IE8
    * CSRF-protection tokens added to log out links and mailbox, message, and
      folder actions.
    * %l and %d are replaced with the current short username and domain name
      in spam reporting shell calls.
    * Added a hook-based quota driver.
    * Made xinha add BR tag instead of P tag on enter keypress (Mozilla only).
    * Added fckeditor to the list of supported javascript editors.
    * Filter HTML body when replying to HTML messages with the WYIWYG editor.
    * Allow users to set the HTML editor toolbar buttons in their preferences.
    * Several multibyte string functions have been improved.
    * Added Special Characters to compose screen to DIMP, if configured.
    * Added "Reply to List" option to DIMP.
    * Added Spanish, Russian and Hungarian translations to DIMP.
    * Fixed viewing ZIP files.
    * Fixed showing suggestions for the second or subsequent misspelled word.
    * Fixed charset of composed HTML messages.
    * Fixed message action dropdowns in IE.
    * Fixed improper enabling of HTML composition on replies.
    * Fixed popup URL generation.
    * Many further bugfixes and improvements.

The full list of changes (from version 1.1-RC2) can be viewed here:


The Horde Groupware Webmail Edition 1.1-RC3 distribution is available from the following locations:


Patches against version 1.1-RC2 are available at:


Or, for quicker access, download from your nearest mirror:


MD5 sums for the packages are as follows:

    f9affa7fe08d903ac1c3dece8787d831  horde-webmail-1.1-rc3.tar.gz
    c3ff1b6000c871d804d2fe575b584508  patch-horde-webmail-1.1-rc2-1.1-rc3.gz

Have fun!

The Horde Team.

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