Mailspring 1.8.0

Mailspring 1.8.0 has released, with a whole boatloat of bugfixes. Our first release of 2021 includes contributions from a half dozen members of the open source community. Thanks to everyone who filed bugs and pull requests! :tada:

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Features

  • You can now choose a color for each account in Preferences > Accounts and conversations in the unified mailbox are colorized! (#2240, thanks @Phylu)

FIxes

  • The search bar’s placeholder text now reflects the accounts you’re viewing (#2252, thanks @Phylu)
  • The “equal to” mail rule logic now supports matching against empty strings (eg subject = “No Subject”) correctly (#2254, thanks @Phylu)
  • Updated Turkish, Bengali, Chinese, and French translations (thanks @emintufan, @EwenQuim, @Aftabuzzaman and @johnpoint)
  • Support for pasting files sent in the text/uri-list format or as a secondary pasteboard item (@akdor1154)
  • Autofill for the Hostinger email provider (@merkys7)
  • The Yandex connection screen now includes instructions to enable IMAP #2111
  • The event header that appears when an email contains an ICS attachment now shows the correct timezone. #2093, #2255
  • On Linux, Mailspring no longer specifies python or git as package dependencies unnecessarily.

Developer

  • Mailspring now uses Electron 4.2.12 in preparation for a jump to Electron 8+.

What’s Next?

Don’t see a fix for your bug yet? Worry not! We hope to push out another release in the next couple of weeks with some more critical bugfixes.

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Oh nice to see, that mailspring is not dead.

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