KDEPIM bug fixes in KDE 4.8.1

If you added the KDE Release calendar to your favorite organizer, you probably noticed that KDE 4.8.1 will be released in a couple days.

50 bug reports were marked as fixed in this version. Here’s the list:


  • Bug 284224: Maildir resource does not become AgentBase::Broken when started without a valid maildir path
  • Bug 289287: KMail’s views are EMPTY and upon closing KMail, it crashes
  • Bug 289428: Changing message flags (in KMail2) can lose message permanently
  • Bug 291810: Akonadi crashed after losing Internet connection
  • Bug 291902: KMail crashed adding new IMAP account.
  • Bug 291964: Crash on IMAP resource when loosing connection
  • Bug 292647: DAV Resource crashing
  • Bug 293178: Crash on IMAP configured as disconnected
  • Bug 293589: Akonadi WebDav Groupware Plugin crash after SOGo crash
  • Bug 293590: Crash when syncing newly added new IMAP account


  • Bug 292780: Kontact/Akregator crash on moving to next unread article


  • Bug 282169: Exported BDAY VCard field is too precise


  • Bug 272750: Update Argentina holidays rule file
  • Bug 278905: Wish: Add Indonesia’s National Holidays to Calendar
  • Bug 282548: Add Singapore


  • Bug 112644: In the “move” menu the current folder is displayed too
  • Bug 133252: Auto expire: Mark messages read on moving to the archive folder during expire run
  • Bug 154087: “New mail to mailing list” should active folder “New mail” template
  • Bug 258826: Arguments with spaces to the external editor are split
  • Bug 163978: Kontact name disappears from composer title bar when subjects last word is Kontact
  • Bug 259093: Search dialog missing folder choice
  • Bug 259358: Re-ordering folders via drag & drop not working anymore
  • Bug 274678: “Distribution list” written in singular form even when talking about several distribution lists
  • Bug 280026: Incorrect size of Base64 encoded attachment
  • Bug 284374: KMail ‘mark as read’ shortcut bugs
  • Bug 286061: Make filter log run even when dialog is not shown
  • Bug 289905: Sent mail is stored in wrong folder
  • Bug 291010: Folders in favourites (list mode) are shortened without need
  • Bug 291171: Spam filtering breaks HTML / multipart mail headers on POP3 accounts
  • Bug 291197: %OFROMNAME in template uses incorrect encoding
  • Bug 291757: “Work online/offline” menu entry is ambiguous
  • Bug 291849: TLS encryption was requested’ message with unencrypted plain authentication login settings
  • Bug 291886: Kontact crashes on Quit
  • Bug 292188: Font size of favourite folder list can not be changed
  • Bug 292617: KMail crashes after regular closing
  • Bug 292869: Going to new message does not restore window
  • Bug 293057: KMail2 (Italian localization) fails to organize local folders in alphabetical order
  • Bug 293122: Synchronizing when selecting folder does not work
  • Bug 293138: Marking a Mixture of Read and Unread Messages
  • Bug 293251: With Nepomuk disabled, setting an email as action item and then removing that mark removes the email
  • Bug 293994: Message in Appearance/Message Tags is keeping the configuration window too wide
  • Bug 294053: Setting a preference in Kontact to show/hide favorite folders in KMail has no effect
  • Bug 294392: Marking Email as Assignment loses Mail
  • Bug 294968: The inbox folder is not at the beginning of the folder list


  • Bug 295059: Templates for new messages in KMail not working inside kontact


  • Bug 280635: Not possible to list events in chronological order
  • Bug 284685: KOrganizer-generated mails cannot be sent
  • Bug 289623: TODO templates are saved in events and then are not found
  • Bug 293571: Kontact crash while deleting an item in the local Calendar
  • Bug 294145: Journal Templates are not saved 4.8.1


Enjoy !




Written by krop

1 March 2012 at 16:09

Posted in Akonadi, kdepim

8 Responses

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  1. Wow awesome!

    Is there any news on akregator? Is it going to be ported to akonadi?

    Thank you very much for the hard work.


    1 March 2012 at 16:23

  2. Oh, this is so awesome 🙂 Keep it up! And maybe go for annother kdepim sprint immediately :^)


    1 March 2012 at 17:16

  3. Hi! Great work here.
    Does anyone know if the openchange resource for akonadi is still being developed?
    The open-Xchange resource is really not compatible with recent exchange servers or OutlookWebAccess and I can’t seem to compile the old openchange resource still in the svn.


    1 March 2012 at 17:32

  4. There were also some other bugfixes and improvements (also speed wise) in maildir and imap resources that do not have any bug numbers assigned.


    1 March 2012 at 20:51

  5. Awesome! Keep the bug fixes coming!


    2 March 2012 at 03:59

    • Great. Just stumbled upon the bug #291171, glad to hear it’s fixed in this release.


      2 March 2012 at 15:00

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