Main evolutions of Libremail

This page shows the main evolutions of Libremail in term of functionalities.
The detail of the Libremail versions is also available.


New commands of Libremail

VersionCommandDate of diffusion
1.0 chargemail, chargepartaille, cremail, entetemail, envmail, filtradr, joindre,
listemail, recuppj, repmail, selhtm, sjfmails, sjmails, supgrosmail, suphtm,
trsfmail, vmaildir, vmailfic, vmailsj, voirfmail, voirmail
3 June 2003
1.0.1 clecrypt 13 November 2003
1.0.5 filtresujet 6 September 2004
1.0.6 comptemail 24 November 2004
1.2 filtredest, filtrechamp, chargepartiel, chargexpedok, chargechampok 19 January 2006
1.2.1 supbcc 20 June 2006
2.0.1 detruitmail 3 May 2007
2.2.2 vsourcemail 25 December 2010
2.3 deplacemail, deplpartiel, deplpartaille 9 January 2012
2.4 Internal commands : iso8859-utf8, utf8-iso8859 13 May 2014
2.5.3 listesimexped, supsimexped 26 August 2018

New options for Libremail commands

Versioncommand(s)Option or command Date of diffusion
1.0Initial version 3 June 2003
1.0.1sjmails-e13 November 2003
1.0.4suphtm

vmailsj, vmailfic
-p and -pd

p / and ?
6 April 2004
1.1voirmail, voirfmail

vmailfic
-h

h
7 March 2005
1.2chargemail

filtradr, filtresujet, filtredest, filtrechamp
-k and -d

-t
19 January 2006
1.2.1filtresujet, filtredest, filtrechamp -o and -O20 June 2006
1.9.3

2.0
sjmails, sjfmails-w 29 January 2007

27 March 2007
2.0.2sjmails, sjfmails, vmailsj, vmaildir

suphtm
-i

-e
19 June 2007
2.1voirmail, voirfmail

vmailfic
-H

H
24 March 2008
2.1.3supgrosmail, supbcc, suphtm -m18 December 2008
2.3.5entetemail-m28 May 2013
2.4vmailficl and T13 May 2014
2.4.1sjfmails

vmaildir
-n and -N

-n and -c
13 October 2014
2.6voirmail, voirfmail

vmailfic
-b et -B

b and B
26 February 2021

Other main evolutions of Libremail

VersionEvolutionDate of diffusion
1.0 Initial version :
  • User interface in French.
  • Display with the charset ISO-8859-1 or ISO-8859-15.
  • Support of the quoted printable encoding for the header lines and fot the text of the e-mails.
  • Support of the quoted printable and base64 encodings for the enclose files.
  • 3 June 2003
    1.0.2 Environment variable to choose the text editor used for writing e-mails. 1st December 2003
    1.0.4 Support base64 encoding for the header lines. 6 April 2004
    Doc 1.0 Documentation distinct from the software
  • Presentation files in 8 languages.
  • Example liles (in French).
  • Man pages in French.
  • 12 August 2004
    Doc 1.0.1 Man pages in 8 languages. 31 January 2005
    1.1 Simplified support (with inopportune line jumps) of the base64 encoding for the text of the e-mails. 7 March 2005
    1.2 Taking into account the continuation of the subject and sender fields when they are delivered on several lines. 19 January 2006
    1.2.1 Display of the content of the e-mails that appear as an enclosure of the main e-mail (sections message/rfc822). 20 June 2006
    2.0
  • User interface in 8 languages.
  • Possibility of display with the charset UTF-8.
  • Content of the e-mails generated automatically by the filtering commands memorized in data files (and not include files).
  • Possibility to redefine the directory names and the user data files names associated to the letter-boxes.
  • Optimized memory allocation.
  • 27 March 2007
    2.1
  • Possibility to choose another smtp port number.
  • Support of a simple smtp authentication.
  • 24 March 2008
    2.2
  • Taking the time zone into account for the chronological classification of the e-mails with vmailsj.
  • Adding the possibility to install Libremail in /usr/bin (or to uninstall it).
  • 17 May 2010
    2.3
  • Complete support (without problem of line jumps) of the base64 encoding for the text of the e-mails.
  • Possibility to choose another pop port number of in the configuration file (for the pop servers that uses SSL).
  • 9 January 2012
    2.3.2 Timeout when opening connection to the pop and smtp servers. 8 July 2012
    2.3.6 Adding environment variables to change the colour of the text highlighted or on the contrary with low luminosity. 31 October 2013
    2.4 Interfacing Libremail with translation softwares that works with command lines. 13 May 2014
    2.4.1
  • Addition of options and of environment variables to facilitate the utilisation of Libremail with the Braille terminals.
  • Possible to take into account the field X-Original-From instead of the sender field (voluntarily falsified) when it exists.
  • 13 October 2014
    2.5
  • Taking into account of the minutes in the shift of the time zone for the chronological classification of the e-mails with vmailsj.
  • New processing of the multipart e-mails that accept several overlapping multipart sections.
  • 26 June 2015