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Bug#603702: unblock: iceowl/1.0~b1+dfsg1-2

On Tue, Nov 16, 2010 at 07:23:13PM +0000, Adam D. Barratt wrote:
> On Tue, 2010-11-16 at 15:58 +0100, Guido Günther wrote:
> > As discussed with Moritz from the security team there won't be any
> > security support from upstream for any of the beta releases. So I added
> > a note explaining that to README.Debian:
> Hmmm, that'll teach me to read messages too quickly.
> Is there an ETA for a final upstream release?  Do we have any idea how
> feasible backporting fixes from later versions is likely to be?

Newer (supported or not) versions require newer icedove since they only
support the latest version for the calendaring extension.

Iceowl (aka sunbird) isn't supported by upstream at all afaik. We'd need
at least all the icedove/xulrunner patches for proper security support.

 -- Guido

> (My earlier question about the source format change still applies)
> Regards,
> Adam

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