[announce] Horde Groupware 5.2.17 (final)

Michael J Rubinsky mrubinsk at horde.org
Sat Dec 17 18:48:31 UTC 2016

The Horde Team is pleased to announce the final release of the Horde Groupware
version 5.2.17.

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 5.2.16 are:

General changes:
     * Update German translation.
     * Other minor bugfixes and improvements.

Horde changes:
     * Disallow setting of creator permissions too if sharing with world is

Address Book Changes:
     * Fix regression in sorting contacts by a name field (Bug #14471).
     * Fix regression in saving tags (Bug #14463).

Calendar Changes:
     * Fix allowing ics import on when user has edit permissions on a shared
       calendar (Bug #14501).
     * Disallow setting of creator permissions too if sharing with world is
     * Split shared users by linebreaks too.

Tasks Changes:
   * Fix sorting by due date with PHP < 5.5 (Bug #14507).
   * Fix fatal error caused by regression in sorting recurring tasks with due
     dates (Bug #14504).

Files Changes:
     * Use access rules compatible with both Apache 2.2 and 2.4.
     * Fix fatal error when cutting and pasting files on the same backend.

The full list of changes can be viewed here:


Have fun!

The Horde Team.

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