[announce] Horde Groupware Webmail Edition 5.2.8 (final)

Michael J Rubinsky mrubinsk at horde.org
Sun Aug 2 18:00:18 UTC 2015

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

Horde Groupware Webmail Edition is a free, enterprise ready, browser based
communication suite. Users can read, send and organize email messages  
with four
different webmail interfaces and 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 Webmail Edition  
version 5.2.7

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.

Mail Changes:
     * Small bugfix.

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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