[announce] Horde Groupware 5.2.8 (final)

Michael J Rubinsky mrubinsk at horde.org
Sun Aug 2 17:57:52 UTC 2015

The Horde Team is pleased to announce the final release of the Horde Groupware
version 5.2.8.

Horde Groupware is a free, enterprise ready, browser based collaboration
suite. Users can manage and share calendars, contacts, tasks, notes,  
files, and
bookmarks with the standards compliant components from the Horde Project.

For upgrading instructions, please see

For detailed installation and configuration instructions, please see

The major changes compared to the Horde Groupware version 5.2.7 are:

General changes:
     * Fix some issues with the permission interface when a value of 0  
is a valid
       permission value.
     * Mark PHP 5.6 as officially supported.
     * Don't create a session for Webdav requests.
     * Update Catalan, Czech, German, Hungarian, Italian and UK translations.
     * Small bugfixes and improvements.

Address Book Changes:
     * Fix issue where sidebar links point to incorrect address book.

Bookmarks Changes:
     * Use the favicon when returning tag search results via the API  
if possible.
     * Small bugfixes and improvements.

Calendar Changes:
     * Fix detecting duplicate events during API import.
     * Honor the workweek view as the initial login view.
     * Fix allowing deletion of resources for non-admin users.
     * Small bugfixes and improvements.

Files Changes:
     * Small bugfixes and improvements.

Notes Changes:
     * Fix inconsistent handling of incoming HTML notes from  
ActiveSync clients.
     * Allow more reasonable length of description field to interop better with
       synchronized clients.

The full list of changes can be viewed here:


Have fun!

The Horde Team.

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