[Mailman-Announce] Mailman 2.1.10b3 Released (was: Re: Mailman 2.1.10b1 Released)
mark at msapiro.net
Sun Feb 3 01:44:01 CET 2008
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Ihe subject of my previous post quoted below should have been "Mailman
2.1.10b3 Released". Sorry for the confusion.
Mark Sapiro wrote:
| I am happy to announce the second beta release of Mailman 2.1.10. For
| technical reasons, there was no 'b2' release.
| This is a security and bug fix release and it is highly recommended
| that all sites upgrade to this version. Mailman 2.1.10 also adds support
| for two new language translations, Hebrew and Slovak and a few new
| Mailman is free software for managing email mailing lists and e-
| newsletters. Mailman is used for all the python.org and
| SourceForge.net mailing lists, as well as at hundreds of other sites.
| For more information, including download links, please see:
| Special thanks are due to Barry Warsaw and Tokio Kikuchi for much coding
| and support, Moritz Naumann for help with security issues and Jim Tittsler
| for a significant patch.
| Changes since 2.1.10b1 include:
| ~ - Fixed cron/disabled to test if bounce info is stale before disabling a
| ~ member when the threshold has been reduced.
| ~ - Improved processing of backup/recovery of queue files.
| ~ - Updated mmdsr script.
| ~ - Updated Vietnamese and Danish translations.
| And here are the major changes from 2.1.9 that were included in 2.1.10b1:
| ~ Security
| ~ - The 2.1.9 fixes for CVE-2006-3636 have been enhanced. In
| ~ many potential cross-site scripting attacks have are now detected in
| ~ editing templates and updating the list's info attribute via the web
| ~ admin interface. Thanks again to Moritz Naumann for assistance with
| ~ this.
| ~ New Features
| ~ - Changed cmd_who.py to list all members if authorization is with the
| ~ list's admin or moderator password and to accept the password if the
| ~ roster is public. Also changed the web roster to show hidden
| ~ when authorization is by site or list's admin or moderator password
| ~ (1587651).
| ~ - Added the ability to put a list name in accept_these_nonmembers
| ~ to accept posts from members of that list (1220144).
| ~ - Added a new 'sibling list' feature to exclude members of another
| ~ from receiving a post from this list if the other list is in the
| To: or
| ~ Cc: of the post or to include members of the other list if that
| list is
| ~ not in the To: or Cc: of the post (Patch ID 1347962).
| ~ - Added the admin_member_chunksize attribute to the admin General
| ~ interface (Bug 1072002, Partial RFE 782436).
| ~ - Added the Hebrew translation from Dov Zamir. This includes
| addition of
| ~ a direction ('ltr', 'rtl') to the LC_DESCRIPTIONS table. The
| ~ add_language() function defaults direction to 'ltr' to not break
| ~ existing mm_cfg.py files.
| ~ - Added the Slovak translation from Martin Matuska.
Mark Sapiro <mark at msapiro.net> The highway is for gamblers,
San Francisco Bay Area, California better use your sense - B. Dylan
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