Howdy everyone - long time coming: v10.7.1 has been released!
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This is mostly a bug-fix release for issues found in the v10.7.0 release of Dada Mail.
Server Headers sent by Dada Mail not good enough to stop caching of dynamic screens #697
Webpage caching is generally a good thing. Caching dynamic screens in a webapp is not, if you don't know what screens have data that's specific to say, a login cookie. Dada Mail is set up to try to sidestep any caching that's configuring by sending a series of server headers that say, "hey, don't cache this, don't look at a cached version", but the previous server headers just weren't enough. So, we've modified them to be a bit more robust. They'll look a bit like this:
Cache-Control: "max-age=0, no-cache, no-store, must-revalidate" Pragma: "no-cache" Expires: "Wed, 11 Jan 1984 05:00:00 GMT"
There's currently no way to adjust these headers within the app, but if you would like to make your own adjustments, the easiest way is to put them in the .htaccess file that lives within the, dada directory. Directives to set these headers already exist within this file, they just need to be uncommented be live.
Subscriber's Email Address Always Filled in with List Owner's Email Address in Mass Mailing Email Messages #683
In other words, any time this email template tag was used:
<!-- tmpl_var subscriber.email -->
It would be replaced with the List Owner's email address, and not your specific Subscriber's. This was because internally, the template variable for, subscriber.email was set to the List Owner's email address. Fixed!
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