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