Debian Bug report logs - #550763
squirrelmail: search bug in release candidate

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Package: squirrelmail; Maintainer for squirrelmail is Jeroen van Wolffelaar <>; Source for squirrelmail is src:squirrelmail.

Reported by: Mark Nipper <>

Date: Mon, 12 Oct 2009 18:42:09 UTC

Severity: important

Tags: patch

Merged with 557441

Found in version squirrelmail/2:1.4.20~rc2-1

Fixed in version squirrelmail/2:1.4.20-1

Done: Thijs Kinkhorst <>

Bug is archived. No further changes may be made.

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Report forwarded to, Jeroen van Wolffelaar <>:
Bug#550763; Package squirrelmail. (Mon, 12 Oct 2009 18:42:12 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Acknowledgement sent to Mark Nipper <>:
New Bug report received and forwarded. Copy sent to Jeroen van Wolffelaar <>. (Mon, 12 Oct 2009 18:42:12 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Message #5 received at (full text, mbox):

From: Mark Nipper <>
To: Debian Bug Tracking System <>
Subject: squirrelmail: search bug in release candidate
Date: Mon, 12 Oct 2009 13:34:25 -0500
[Message part 1 (text/plain, inline)]
Package: squirrelmail
Version: 2:1.4.20~rc2-1
Severity: important
Tags: patch

	There is a bug in the release candidate version of SquirrelMail
currently in Debian.  This bug breaks search capability against Cyrus
2.2 (the Debian version also).

	The bug report on the SM side is at:

	The comments of that bug point to a discussion on the mailing
list which includes a patch for this behavior.

And the patch itself is at:

	I'm including that patch file in this bug report.  Please
consider including it in the Debian package until this is fixed with a
newer version of upstream.

-- System Information:
Debian Release: squeeze/sid
  APT prefers testing
  APT policy: (650, 'testing'), (600, 'unstable'), (1, 'experimental')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.30-2-amd64 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash

Versions of packages squirrelmail depends on:
ii  apache2-mpm-itk [httpd]  2.2.14-1        multiuser MPM for Apache 2.2
ii  libapache2-mod-php5      5.2.11.dfsg.1-1 server-side, HTML-embedded scripti
ii  perl                     5.10.0-25       Larry Wall's Practical Extraction 
ii  php5                     5.2.11.dfsg.1-1 server-side, HTML-embedded scripti

Versions of packages squirrelmail recommends:
ii  aspell [aspell-bin]    0.60.6-2          GNU Aspell spell-checker
ii  ispell               International Ispell (an interacti
ii  php5-mhash             5.2.11.dfsg.1-1   MHASH module for php5
ii  squirrelmail-locales   1.4.18-20090526-1 Translations for the SquirrelMail 
ii  squirrelmail-viewashtm 3.8-2             SquirrelMail plugin: View mails as

Versions of packages squirrelmail suggests:
ii  cyrus-imapd-2.2 [imap-se 2.2.13-16       Cyrus mail system - IMAP support
pn  imapproxy                <none>          (no description available)
ii  php-pear                 5.2.11.dfsg.1-1 PEAR - PHP Extension and Applicati
ii  php5-ldap                5.2.11.dfsg.1-1 LDAP module for php5
ii  php5-recode              5.2.11.dfsg.1-1 recode module for php5
pn  squirrelmail-decode      <none>          (no description available)

-- no debconf information
[imapsearch_fix.patch (text/plain, attachment)]

Merged 550763 557441. Request was from Thijs Kinkhorst <> to (Sun, 07 Mar 2010 15:36:06 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Reply sent to Thijs Kinkhorst <>:
You have taken responsibility. (Sun, 07 Mar 2010 15:51:06 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Notification sent to Mark Nipper <>:
Bug acknowledged by developer. (Sun, 07 Mar 2010 15:51:09 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Message #12 received at (full text, mbox):

From: Thijs Kinkhorst <>
Subject: Bug#550763: fixed in squirrelmail 2:1.4.20-1
Date: Sun, 07 Mar 2010 15:47:39 +0000
Source: squirrelmail
Source-Version: 2:1.4.20-1

We believe that the bug you reported is fixed in the latest version of
squirrelmail, which is due to be installed in the Debian FTP archive:

  to main/s/squirrelmail/squirrelmail_1.4.20-1.diff.gz
  to main/s/squirrelmail/squirrelmail_1.4.20-1.dsc
  to main/s/squirrelmail/squirrelmail_1.4.20-1_all.deb
  to main/s/squirrelmail/squirrelmail_1.4.20.orig.tar.gz

A summary of the changes between this version and the previous one is

Thank you for reporting the bug, which will now be closed.  If you
have further comments please address them to,
and the maintainer will reopen the bug report if appropriate.

Debian distribution maintenance software
Thijs Kinkhorst <> (supplier of updated squirrelmail package)

(This message was generated automatically at their request; if you
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Format: 1.8
Date: Sun, 07 Mar 2010 16:26:58 +0100
Source: squirrelmail
Binary: squirrelmail
Architecture: source all
Version: 2:1.4.20-1
Distribution: unstable
Urgency: low
Maintainer: Jeroen van Wolffelaar <>
Changed-By: Thijs Kinkhorst <>
 squirrelmail - Webmail for nuts
Closes: 550763
 squirrelmail (2:1.4.20-1) unstable; urgency=low
   * New upstream release.
     + Addresses search bug (closes: #550763).
   * Update to policy 3.8.4, no changes necessary.
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