Cyrus IMAP 2.5.1 Release Notes


This is a bug-fix release in the stable 2.5 series.

Refer to the Cyrus IMAP 2.5.0 Release Notes for important information about the 2.5 series, including upgrading instructions.

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Changes Since 2.5.0

Bug fixes

  • Fixed: allow SYNC_CRC to be optional, making upgrades easier in future
  • Fixed: XFER deletes source mailbox less aggressively, avoiding data loss under pathological conditions
  • Fixed :task:`163`: XFER no longer bails out on header CRC mismatch
  • Fixed :task:`117`: now error out silently on non-TLS connections to services with implicit TLS
  • Fixed reconstruct bug: upgrading mailbox format now adds GUIDs to shared folders (Thanks Norbert Warmuth)
  • Fixed :task:`165`: xfer no longer fails due to bad version comparison
  • Fixed xfer bug: version 2.5 is now detected properly
  • Fixed :task:`109`: XLIST behaviour is now compatible with Outlook 2013 (Thanks Leena Heino)
  • Fixed :task:`116`: LIST now correctly handles domains starting with “inbox.”
  • Fixed :task:`120`: admin users can now SETANNOTATION correctly
  • Fixed :task:`118`: imapd no longer crashes when selected mailbox is listed
  • Fixed :task:`156`: LMTP no longer incorrectly rejects messages delivered using ‘deliver’
  • Fixed :task:`76`: lmtpd no longer crashes when delivering to a shared mailbox (Thanks Leena Heino)
  • Fixed quota bug: no longer crash when setting quotas on shared folder hierarchies
  • Fixed compilation problem on Solaris 10 (Thanks Leena Heino)
  • Fixed bug: QuotaChange event notification now always includes maxMessages parameter
  • Fixed bug: event notifications now include paths for shared folders
  • Fixed bug: GETMETADATA now handles mailbox patterns correctly
  • Various fixes to compiling and tool chains

Changes to cyradm

With thanks to Leena Heino and Norbert Warmuth for their contributions

  • createmailbox command now accepts –specialuse flag if server supports CREATE-SPECIAL-USE
  • listmailbox command now returns special-use attribute if server supports SPECIAL-USE
  • listmailbox command now accepts –specialuse flag to list only mailboxes with special-use attribute
  • cyradm now uses LIST and REMOTE rather than RLIST if server supports LIST-EXTENDED
  • mboxconfig now accepts –private flag to switch from default shared to private version of an annotation
  • getmetadata: new command
  • setmetadata: new command
  • Cyrus::IMAP::Admin::getinfo now returns a different data structure to support the above
  • Cyrus::IMAP::Admin new ACL flag for modifying annotations