Old archives

I’ll rebuild this archive as posts in time, but for now here are the archives from old site.

27.12.2007

Version 1.0.0.1510 published. – (1.0 series)
– bugfixes such as (wrong e-mail message was displayed twice in new account wizard, some views are not indexed message was displayed twice when 1st profile was being created, exception if quote character was set to empty string, disabled exit in tray menu when profile is being loaded as we cannot exit app in the middle of loading, wrong theme selected if there was more than one theme present in theme config window, some views are not indexed message was displayed when no accounts were created, …)

24.12.2007

Version 1.0.0.1500 published. – (1.0 series)
– Releasing si.Mail 1.0 as Christmas gift to users 🙂
added revolutionary automatic message classification by: Favorite, Correspondent, Category, Date, Status and Attachment
(Read more about this in Description)
– added Japanese translation all the thanks goes to the transaltor
– finally got the hands on simail.si domain, so si.Mail has new homepage URL
– changed the hosting from sourceforge to Slovenian hosting company Domenca – thanks for providing free hosting for opensource project
– bugfixes such as (after replying,composing or forwarding message and message was already put into the send queue it would ask you if you want to save message, si.Mail registred eml as default application extension at startup, it should only do that if user allowed it to be default mail client, fixed two possible exceptions if user had views disabled, …)

12.12.2007

– RC1-RC4 users, if you get a crash at startup after upgrading to RC5 and you had disabled views, please use latest development build as this issue should be fixed

09.12.2007

Version 0.9.8.1400 published. – (1.0 RC5) – public RC release
added revolutionary automatic message classification by: Favorite, Correspondent, Category, Date, Status and Attachment
(Read more about this in Description)
– added Ukrainian and Czech translation all the thanks goes to transaltors
– implemented compose message autosave feature
– implemented save to file and load from file functions in compose window
– added stop processing action – this stops from processing further actions if one rule matched
– can paste html messages
– added import from Windows Vista mail. For now you have to manually select source folder
– if by any chances mailboxes.xml file gets corrupted it is recreated at next si.Mail startup
– improvements: at least one address in To or BCC field is required when sending message, pop3 optimization, skip messages to be skipped all at once and not one by one, removed mailbox Drafts as it’s the same as Unfinished mailbox. Messages from Drafts are moved to Unfinished.,…
– bugfixes such as (exception when append save as and file doesn’t exist, finally find the exception place and fixed it. (happening when opening folders dialog, sometimes when screensaver, game, or any other application started), fixed Combine mailboxes bug in Correspondent view, where e-mail adresses were not moved to destination mailbox, fixed exception when clicking on tray icon if there is no profile selected and new account wizard is visible, if stop processing is enabled in rule, and rule items up to this are true then further rule items under this rule shouldn’t be processed, creating a workaround for M$hit Outlook 11, where characterset information for html part of message resides outside of <head> sectio, …)

07.07.2007

Version 0.9.7.1350 published. – (1.0 RC4)
added revolutionary automatic message classification by: Favorite, Correspondent, Category, Date, Status and Attachment
(Read more about this in Description)
– added Russian translation all the thanks goes to Evgeniy Potanin
– added option to delete empty mailboxes at startup
– added automatic message index optimize functionality
– added 3rd layout
– click on icon in Desktop alert restores si.Mail main window
– added option to set default font for new html messages
– improvements: google smtp misbehaviour no longer results in reporting an error, attachment filename in attachment view is shown as hint,date view, don’t index messages before year 1980, …
– bugfixes such as (check if we are to move message into deleted mailbox, adding .eml extension to message/rfc822 attachments if they are without it, if message has only attachments without text/plain or text/html present you cannot forward attachments, recompiled spellcheck library with M$ VS 2005 because IE7 update (KB928090) caused exception with mingw compiled library, show attachments without names, unable to save/open message/rfc822 mime type aka attached messages, combining favorite mailboxes exception fixed, newly created mailboxes are not shown if they are created in newly created account, …)

16.06.2007

– upgraded and cleaned up inactive users in forum
– added link to wiki on page
– next RC should be ready in a week or two

13.02.2007

Version 0.9.6.1300 published. – (1.0 RC3)
added revolutionary automatic message classification by: Favorite, Correspondent, Category, Date, Status and Attachment
(Read more about this in Description)
if you downloaded file this morning, please re-download it, (File modified date should be around 13.02.2007, 13:43:09)
– you can open message from advanced notify window
– removed X-MSMail-Priority header from message, this should get message through badly configured SPAM filters such as the one Laposte is using.
– improvements: profile account rename at next si.Mail startup
– bugfixes such as (replying/forwarding to message with nonembeded images can result in EFOpenError exception, spellchecker starts even if you disabled it after you type few words, if last selected in favorite view is one of mailboxes from classic view, then in classic view last selected mailbox content are not displayed, moving message from one mailbox to another could result in empty message shown in one of other message lists, if you are creating rule from message and try to select deliver mailbox list is empty, layout index -1 causes access violation …)

04.02.2007

Version 0.9.5.1285 published. – (1.0 RC2)
added revolutionary automatic message classification by: Favorite, Correspondent, Category, Date, Status and Attachment
(Read more about this in Description)
– allow remote image downloading.
– view html part of message as plain text
– remove empty mailboxes in views
– create received message rule directly from message
– you can change column order/width/visibility by mailbox type
– improvements: automatically create and select address book
– bugfixes such as (exceptions when replying to html message, address book CVS import exception, company not shown in contacts list, mailboxes panel heigt not restored, pop3 message download progress is running ahead, some strings are not translated, …)

10.01.2007

Version 0.9.4.1255 published. – (1.0 RC1)
added revolutionary automatic message classification by: Favorite, Correspondent, Category, Date, Status and Attachment
(Read more about this in Description)
– POP3 and SMTP protocols got support fro NTLM type authentication, so you can send/fetch messages from M$ Exchange server.
– added new spam prevention, messages in the past and in the future can be treated as spam
– improvements: config save every 60s if needed, remember new message compose format
– bugfixes such as (spam assassin header recognition sometimes incorrectly recognized message as spam, overriding list or tree font seems to do nothing, message preview EFCreateError exception if file extension was sth. like .php?maff=S2A24255A111, setting program to offline mode seems to have no effect, messages moved to mailbox Junk via filters shoud be marked as junk, …)


15.12.2006

– added a few more screenshots for upcoming 1.0, now all new functionality is visible on screenshots. So if anyone has any comments regarding e-mail managment revolution, fell free to open topic on forum.

07.12.2006

– changed site design after 3 years. Most thanks for that goes to Mr. Chamchoyan who also copied the data over to new site and spare me some time
– eventhrough 1.0 won’t be around for a while I created new screenshots with development version, just to give you the taste of revolution it will bring to managing e-mails.

27.11.2006

Version 0.9.0.1030 published. – stable
– added editor that supports html and live spellcheck, thanks to Cordia d.o.o. for paying most of the license fee
– you can add custom images for mailboxes(image infront of mailbox name)
– added toolbar, to allow basic actions (reply, forward, delete, …)on message to mail view window
– icon in tray is changed to red if si.Mail is minimized and there are new messages
– messages send/receive taskbar is hidden after all task are complete, so there is no more annoying resizes
– bugfixes such as (contact’s picture is not saved, forwards and reply are not counted correctly, acces violation in server preview mode, update all feeds doesn’t work, …)

30.10.2006

– Cordia d.o.o. decided to sponsor the rest of the fee for html editing and live spellcheck component, so si.Mail features I’ve been talking about on 23.10.2006 will be postponed for after next release

23.10.2006

– It seems that sourceforge managed to fix the mirrors issue, so you’ll be able to download stable version.
And now it’s time to change the way we manage e-mails. I started implementing some features which have been on my TODO list for about 2 years. No other e-mail clients seem to have such features, so stay tuned for new development releases. One other thing I’m interested in is, how long it will take, that someone will start their photocopier and started copyiing new features over.

21.10.2006

Version 0.8.2.980 published. – stable
– update highly recommended
view messages in tabs, si.Mail is the 1st e-mail client with that functionality
– completely rewrote compose window (the only thing that was left from before 0.7)
– added new notification style
– updated Slovenian translation
– SpamAssassin and SpamPal headers recognitiona, and automatic classification to Junk folder
– various bugfixes: (unable to minimize, cannot pack messages file, various exception points, ….)

22.08.2006

– Donations for HTML editing and live spellcheck welcome. UPDATE, you can also made donation via moneybookers account

14.07.2006

Version 0.8.1.900 published. – stable
– update highly recommended
– created audio and video plug-in (separate download)
– integrated Thunderbird 1.x message import
– various bugfixes: (hint hiding compose window, undocing icon visible, crash if cancling 1st profile creation, splash not centred correctly on multimonitor installations, some fixes regarding attachment plug-ins)

07.07.2006

Version 0.8.0.870 published. – stable
– HAPPY BIRTHDAY si.Mail (si.Mail is now 3 years old)
– lowered general memory consumption for about 5MiB
– full compatibility with USB flash (USB key) devices, only Temporary files folder is used on host system for temporary files
– Replaced most of the components with unicode capable. si.Mail is more than 99% unicode on NT, 2000, 2003, XP, Vista
– improvements in message view (html part of message is correctly displayed if images are embedded in message)
– attachments can be previwed in si.Mail (most image formats out of the box) other attachment types can be previewed also via plug-ins
– you can “undock” attachments part of message to preview attachments in full screeen window
– updated screenshots for 0.8 series
– various bugfixes: (memory leaks, Mailbox menu on main form should change with section, mouse is not accelerated, e-mail address parsing is not unicode, …)

04.06.2006

Version 0.7.8.760 published. – stable
– After a 1,5 year of development. You can finally download next generation of si.Mail.
– full RSS, RDF and ATOM feed support
– as you probably know si.Mail has a sepecail mailbox called New, well this mailbox is now populated with all messages created and received in last 24hrs
– find as you type support on mail messages and RSS, RDF and ATOM feeds
– search through mailboxes and save your searches
– watch RSS mailboxes support
– action and rule support for sent, received and before download messages
– mailbox message grouping and threading
– folder support
– live spellcheck
– most of things internaly done in unicode

02.06.2006

Version 0.7.8.710 published. – RC4
– live spellcheck
– improved unread refresh query
– most bugfixes dealing with search folders
– fixed new mail mailbox not beeing updated
– Please read more about 0.7 RC4 in Bugs section of forum, before posting any questions
– YOU MUST UNPACK THIS INTO EMPTY FOLDER IF YOU ARE USING 0.7 SERIES ANY VERSION BEFORE BETA 2 (before 0.7.4.480)!!

09.04.2006

Version 0.7.7.670 published. – RC3_2
– THERE WAS A BUG IF MESSAGES FILE WAS LARGER THAN 2GiB, SO IF ARE USING 0.7 SERIES UPGRADE AS SOON AS POSSIBLE
– this is mostly bugfix release.
– this version was left running for whole night with other app. using 100% CPU, and it downloaded over 15.000 messages without hassle, so it seems that filters bug has gone
– Please read more about 0.7 RC3 in Bugs section of forum, before posting any questions
– YOU MUST UNPACK THIS INTO EMPTY FOLDER IF YOU ARE USING 0.7 SERIES ANY VERSION BEFORE BETA 2 (before 0.7.4.480)!!

15.01.2006

Version 0.7.7.643 published – RC2
– this is mostly bugfix release.
– Known bugs: and reason why it took so much time before RC2 release: sometimes when CPU utilisation is 100% and you have set filters your messages might land in other mailbox. So the best sollution for now is that you don’t use filters.
– Please read more about 0.7 RC2 in Bugs section of forum, before posting any questions
– YOU MUST UNPACK THIS INTO EMPTY FOLDER IF YOU ARE USING 0.7 SERIES ANY VERSION BEFORE BETA 2 (before 0.7.4.480)!!


10.12.2005

Version 0.7.6.640 published. – RC1
– After 13 months of development. You can download RC1 of upcomming si.Mail.
– full RSS, RDF and ATOM feed support
– as you probably know si.Mail has a sepecail mailbox called New, well this mailbox is now populated with all messages created and received in last 24hrs
– find as you type support on mail messages and RSS, RDF and ATOM feeds
– search through mailboxes and save your searches
– watch RSS mailboxes support
– action and rule support for sent, received and before download messages
– mailbox message grouping and threading
– I’ve decided to distribute SSL support libraries in main package, so there should be no more complaints of illiterate people of how si.Mail is not working with gmail
– updated screenshots for 0.7 series
– Please read more about 0.7 RC1 in Bugs section of forum, before posting any questions
– YOU MUST UNPACK THIS INTO EMPTY FOLDER IF YOU ARE USING 0.7 SERIES ANY VERSION BEFORE BETA 2 (before 0.7.4.480)!!

27.11.2005

Version 0.7.6.570 published. – BETA 4
– numerious bug fixes.
– 4th beta has same functionallity as 0.6.x series + new features
– basic action and rule support for sent and received messages
– ported import/export for contacts to 0.7
– fully functional but without some of new features
– I’ve decided to distribute SSL support libraries in main package, so there should be no more complaints of illiterate people of how si.Mail is not working with gmail
– Please read more about 0.7 beta in Bugs section of forum, before posting any questions
– IT’S PRETTY STABLE, BUT I WOULD WAIT FOR RC1 BEFORE USING IT.
– YOU MUST UNPACK THIS INTO EMPTY FOLDER IF YOU ARE USING 0.7 SERIES ANY VERSION BEFORE BETA 2 (before 0.7.4.480)!!

20.11.2005

Version 0.7.5.540 published. – BETA 3
– numerious bug fixes.
– 3rd beta has same functionallity as 0.6.x series + new features
– basic action and rule support for received messages
– fully functional but without some of new features
– I’ve decided to distribute SSL support libraries in main package, so there should be no more complaints of illiterate people of how si.Mail is not working with gmail
– Please read more about 0.7 beta in Bugs section of forum, before posting any questions
– IT’S PRETTY STABLE, BUT I WOULD WAIT FOR RC1 BEFORE USING IT.
– YOU MUST UNPACK THIS INTO EMPTY FOLDER IF YOU ARE USING 0.7 SERIES ANY VERSION BEFORE BETA 2 (before 0.7.4.480)!!

06.11.2005

Version 0.7.4.480 published. – BETA 2
– numerious bug fixes.
– 2nd beta has almost same functionallity as 0.6.x series + new features
– watch RSS mailboxes support
– fully functional but without some of new features
– Please read more about 0.7 beta in Bugs section of forum, before posting any questions
– YOU MUST UNPACK THIS INTO EMPTY FOLDER AND DELETE PREVIOUS 0.7.X VERSIONS BEFORE USING THIS ONE!!

21.10.2005

Version 0.7.3.410 published. – BETA 1
– I created flash video of me working in 0.7 version its large (2,7MiB)
– After a year of development. You can download first beta version of upcomming si.Mail.
– 1st beta has almost same functionallity as 0.6.x series + some new features
– full RSS feed support
– as you probably know si.Mail has a sepecail mailbox called New, well this mailbox is now populated with all messages created and received in last 24hrs
– find as you type support on mail messages and RSS/Atom feeds
– search through mailboxes and save your searches
– Please read more about 0.7 beta in Bugs section of forum, before posting any questions
– THIS IS TO BE USED ONLY FOR TESTING PURPOSES AND REPORTING BUGS!!!!!.

18.09.2005

Version 0.6.1.115 published.
– bugfix release
– fixed crash at startup when none of default profiles was found
– slightly updated slovenian translation by my colleague Andrej Oblak
– polish translation is part of installation package
– *** I have last exam on friday. If anything goes as it should. I’ll try to get 0.7 beta out before 20th of October

07.07.2005

HAPPY BIRTHDAY si.Mail.
– si.Mail has it’s 2nd birthday

02.06.2005

– Polish translation for version 0.6.1.110 added in download section.

12.05.2005

Version 0.6.1.110 published.
– bugfix release

03.03.2005

Version 0.6.1.107 published.
– bugfix release
– fixed characterset decoding routines for mail headers.


29.12.2004

Version 0.6.1.104 published.
– bugfix release
– you cannot switch profiles if task is in progress.
– doesnot crash if you don’t have rigths to access RAS.

26.10.2004

Version 0.6.1.102 published.
– bugfix release
– DOES NOT CRASH if no account is created.

23.10.2004

Version 0.6.1.101 published.
– address book form got a toolbar
– address book import/export support
– import plug-ins for address book for Outlook Express 5.x, 6, Mail Warrior, and CSV formats
– other imporovments and bugfixes

30.07.2004

Version 0.6.0.85 published.
– support for east asia charsets
– couple of bugfixes

07.07.2004

– HAPPY BIRTHDAY si.Mail. si.Mail has it’s first birthday

01.07.2004

Version 0.6.0.80 published.
– attachments are automaticaly compressed before message is sent(user controls which attachments to compress)
– The html tags which may contain dangerous “code” are removed from HTML before html is sent to HTML viewer
– attachments are colorized regarding to how dangerous it could be
– warning is issued if attachment could be dangerous
– scan attachments with anti-virus application before open/save
– tons of bugfixes

22.05.2004

Version 0.5.6.65 published.
– bugfix release
– I also published a instalation version of si.Mail in sf’s download section
– zipped sources of 0.5.6.65 are also available in sf’s download section

24.04.2004

Version 0.5.6.60 published.
– html to text conversion (full Delphi implementation no IE!!). It is not perfect but it is for start
– MAPI support – it should work, but on most computers just gives an error…
– fixed strange exceptions on startup
– finally fixed freezing on mail send
— for other changes see Changelog

10.04.2004

Version 0.5.5.50 published.
– support for e-mail aliases
– finally fixed freezing on mail receive
– external icon-set support (theme)
— for other changes see Changelog

11.03.2004

Version 0.5.4.43 published.
– import and export capability via plug-ins
– full import plug-in for Mail Warrior 3.5, 3.6, 3.7
– import plug-in to import messages from broken si.Mail mailboxes
– import messages from standard mbox format
– export messages to standard mbox format
– e-mail auto complete ability in Compose window
– colorized message quoting
– save message to file as txt, html or mbox
– message download progess is shown in toolbar too
– tons of bugfixes
— for other changes see Changelog

12.01.2004

Version 0.5.3.40 published.
– You can choose which html message parts to download, ether to execute scripts, …
– multiple Re-s and Fwd-s converted to more readable format e.g. “Re: Re: Re: your question” > “Re[3]: your question”
– drag and drop files to attach from Explorer, attach files using Send To menu in Explorer
– new menu and toolbar component
– open message in new window
– tons of bugfixes
— for other changes see Changelog
– Updated screenshots.


08.12.2003

Version 0.5.1.32 published.
– si.Mail can respond to system’s mailto: call
— for other changes see Changelog

26.11.2003

Version 0.5.0.31 published.
– Updated screenshots.

29.09.2003

– I won the competition for best open souce application written in Delphi, organized by delphi site in my country.
On this I would really like to thank all the beta testers. Guys I would be really hard to do it without you.

12.09.2003

– Yes, yes, yes. Send and receive finally work. Exspect the 1st beta build in a few days.
– Put new screenshots to web-page
– Web page updated

06.08.2003

– Put new screenshots to web-page.

20.07.2003

– Webpage build.

14.07.2003

– si.Mail forum started.

11.07.2003

– registred si.Mail project @ sourceforge

07.07.2003

– I decide to start writing my own e-mail client, because I need html message view, which isn’t well supported in my current mail client.