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Update Mailspring to 1.8.0

Authored by alecbcs on Mar 6 2021, 7:00 PM.



Updated Mailspring to 1.8.0 which includes multiple new features and bug fixes. Resolves T9548.

Summarized Changelog:

  • You can now choose a color for each account in Preferences > Accounts and conversations in the unified mailbox are colorized!
  • The search bar's placeholder text now reflects the accounts you're viewing .
  • The "equal to" mail rule logic now supports matching against empty strings (eg subject = "No Subject") correctly.
  • Updated Turkish, Bengali, Chinese, and French translations.
  • Support for pasting files sent in the text/uri-list format or as a secondary pasteboard item.
  • Autofill for the Hostinger email provider.
  • The Yandex connection screen now includes instructions to enable IMAP.
  • The event header that appears when an email contains an ICS attachment now shows the correct timezone.
  • On Linux, Mailspring no longer specifies python or git as package dependencies unnecessarily.

The full changelog can be found here.

Test Plan

Tested 1.8.0 by sending, recieving, and archiving emails from a Gmail account. Everything functioned and looked as expected.

Diff Detail

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Event Timeline

alecbcs created this revision.Mar 6 2021, 7:00 PM
alecbcs requested review of this revision.Mar 6 2021, 7:00 PM
alecbcs edited the summary of this revision. (Show Details)Mar 6 2021, 7:01 PM
JoshStrobl requested changes to this revision.Mar 10 2021, 10:12 AM
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JoshStrobl added inline comments.

Can we get this moved to /usr/share/metainfo/ please? appdata is legacy location.


Can be nuked.

This revision now requires changes to proceed.Mar 10 2021, 10:12 AM
alecbcs updated this revision to Diff 25922.Mar 25 2021, 5:22 PM
alecbcs marked 2 inline comments as done.
  • Remove license file and update appdata location

@JoshStrobl apologies on the delay getting this to you. Somehow I missed the notification email from Phabricator.

JoshStrobl accepted this revision.Apr 2 2021, 6:22 AM

LGTM, thanks!

This revision is now accepted and ready to land.Apr 2 2021, 6:22 AM
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