[tin-dev] [tin 2.6.2] snapshots

Urs Janßen urs at tin.org
Tue May 3 07:22:00 CEST 2022

New snapshots (fixing build issues with gcc < 3 on exotic platforms)
available here:


incl. the following fixes

 007) Dennis Preiser <dennis at d--p.de>
      BUG. reading a faulty mime article via NNTP could hang tin
           (debian bug #1005024)
      BUG. a long group name isn't shortened appropriately in group level
      BUG. after posting an article from selection or group level the cursor
           remains visible in the lower left corner
      ADD. tinrc.show_help_mail_sign
      ADD. get $TMPDIR just once
      BUG. show actual help-key in txt_type_h_for_help
      FIX. config.c, debug.c, group.c, init.c, lang.c, mail.c, my_tmpfile.c
           newsrc.c, options_menu.c, pgp.c, rfc2046.c, refs.c, save.c, screen.c
           search.c, select.c, thread.c, extern.h, tin.h, tinrc.h, tincfg.tbl
           tin.1, tin.5

 006) Thomas E. Dickey <dickey at invisible-island.net>
      BUG. configure --with-included-gettext was non-functional since tin 2.4.2
      FIX. aclocal.m4, intl/Makefile.in, intl/plural.c

 005) Urs Janssen <urs at tin.org>
      ADD. config.guess update
      ADD. code cleanup; remove redundant condition and unused var;
           add some missing casts and _Noreturn
      ADD. ignore set but empty env.-vars
      ADD. try harder when looking for keymap-file, try locale "suffixes"
           from language[_territory[.codeset]][@modifier] with parts
           stripped off in oder: codeset, normalized codeset, territory,
      ADD. guard against empty inews_prog and empty mm_charset in
           !CHARSET_CONVERSION case
      ADD. warn about some more nonsensical cmd.line option combinations
      ADD. exit early at -o when there are no postponed articles
      BUG. missing default tinrc.editor_format on first start
      BUG. typo in man page
      BUG. possible memleak in check_article_to_be_posted if article has
           multiple To:, Followup-To: or Newsgroups:-headers
      BUG. possible buffer overflow in find_reply_to_addr
      BUG. f'up to an article without a message-id (possible in mailgroups)
      BUG. hypothetic missing string termination
      BUG. need to convert utf8pass to network charset unconditionally in
      FIX. art.c, auth.c, config.c, filter.c, init.c, keymap.c, main.c
           makecfg.c, mimetypes.c, misc.c, options_menu.c, page.c, post.c
           pgp.c, rfc1524.c, rfc2046.c, select.c, signal.c, string.c, wildmat.c
           proto.h, tin.h, tin.1, tin.5, config.guess, configure[.in]

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