Mozilla Corporation has released Thunderbird 3.1 alpha code names Lanikai Alpha 1. This is first step towards next major released of email client and is based on next generation of Mozilla’s layout engine, Gecko 1.9.2. The version has been made available to developers and testing community. Please see below for a list of features and enhancements found in Lanikai Alpha 1, as well as known issues and frequently asked questions.
Latest changes in Lanikai Alpha 1
· Several improvements to IMAP.
· Several fixes for Smart Folders, message filters, and attachment handling.
· Several design improvements and corrections to the interface.
· Download Manager is now accessible as a menu item (Tools > Saved Files).
· Stability and memory improvements.