Tree Closes For 0.9.8

Wednesday January 16th, 2002 has closed the tree to approved checkins only, starting as of 12am Wednesday, and will do so until 0.9.8 has branched. 0.9.8 will have a variety of new items including new natively drawn widgets on WindowsXP, Mac OS X, and GTK, when you are in the classic skin (We will have more on this later, including screenshots); the addressbook was rewritten, and now supports printing, a new "Get Map" button allowing you to query for a map based on a card address, and other stability fixes; Windows MAPI support; and a huge amount of performance and stability work.

Many believe this is one of the last milestones prior to 1.0, and that will actually have 1.0 following 0.9.9. 0.9.8 should branch sometime next week, with a release two Mondays from now. We'll keep you updated on both the branching and the release.

#107 not that stupid?

by niner

Tuesday January 22nd, 2002 8:15 AM

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If you install Windows you have the same MSN crap on your hard drive and desktop. And if you start IE you go directly to the MSN site, the same if you mistype an URL so how is this better?

And why shouldn't AOL try to use Netscape for advertising? As long as they leave Mozilla untouched I see no problem