Dada Mail Developers Archives
June 6th 2019
Hi everyone - v11.4.2 is out the door. v11.4.0 allows you to enter in a Google Maps API Key, so that map charts will keep working. I wrote about the details of this, here: https://blog.dadamailproject.com/2019/05/21/enhancing-message-reports-in-the-tracker-plugin-in-v11-4-0/ v11.4.1 + v11.4.2 are bugfix releases. Also! I'm offering a Lifetime upgrade option to my pro installs + upgrades. Email me if you think you may qualify - basically if you purchase an install w/yearly upgrades/Pro Dada Fo ...Continue Reading
May 28th 2019
The uncompress_dada.cgi script seems correct - they are versioned, so the version for 11.4.0 will not work for any other version of the distro. Here's the direct link: https://raw.githubusercontent.com/justingit/dada-mail/v11_4_0-stable_2019_05_20/uncompress_dada.cgi You'll see a line, my $basic = 'dada-11_4_0.tar.gz'; That's what gets changed for each version. Also I noticed that I was unsubscribed from the announcement and the developer list without receiving any message. Hope ...Continue Reading
May 28th 2019
Hi, With version 11.4, I noticed a problem with the uncompress_dada.cgi. It would not run properly and install dadamail. I tried 3 times and it did not work. I finally edited uncompress_dada.cgi from 11.2.9 changing the name of the tar.gz file to the current version and the script worked and installed version 11.4.0. I did not look at the actual code to see what was different but something changed because the new version of uncompress_dada.cgi definitely did not work but the old version with ...Continue Reading
May 21st 2019
Hi everyone - v11.4.0 is out the door. This version allows you to enter in a Google Maps API Key, so that map charts will keep working. I wrote about the details of this, here: https://blog.dadamailproject.com/2019/05/21/enhancing-message-reports-in-the-tracker-plugin-in-v11-4-0/ Download and install: http://dadamailproject.com/d/install_dada_mail.pod.html Changelog is also below, https://dadamailproject.com/d/changes_11_x.pod.html#pod11.4.0 11.4.0 ====== This release has change ...Continue Reading
May 9th 2019
Howdy everyone, Looks like Google Maps is going to require getting a key (and thus a Google Cloud Platform account) to utilize it. There is a free-tier pricing and most all of Dada Mail's Tracker plugin use will most likely never go above what the free tier allows. Still, pretty annoying. I'll add support to add this key to the config of Dada Mail, but most likely, I'll also disable these map charts from being shown, unless the following are established: * A valid Google Maps API Key ...Continue Reading
April 27th 2019
Howdy Everyone - Dada Mail v11.3.0 has been released, Download and Install: http://dadamailproject.com/d/install_dada_mail.pod.html I've written a blog post to help identify the problems this release is trying to solve, as well as where to find the new options that are available: https://blog.dadamailproject.com/2019/04/26/dada-mails-new-unsubscription-options-v11-3-0/ I know a lot of people have been battling this issue of mysterious unsubscribes, and I'm confident that this re ...Continue Reading
April 25th 2019
Sending via SES is certainly something I suggest to clients that are having problems with the mail server provided with them. Sharing a mail server in a shared hosting situation is always less than ideal, as any abuse from others using the same mail server could impact you, and running your own mail server can be quite a PITA. I think to maximize deliverability with SES though, you want to make sure to set up your DKIM keys/DMARC and perhaps set up a proper SPF record. -- Justin J: Lead ...Continue Reading
April 24th 2019
If you use AWS to send out emails using Dada Mail, how please are you with this setup? I'm finding that my emails are getting opened less and I think it's because their not being delivered using my outgoing server. Would love any input or tips. -- Warm Regards, Kelly Ling ...Continue Reading
April 24th 2019
Hello everyone, I'm in the testing phase of v11.3.0 at the moment so the release should be imminent. This release really features working some kinks out of the unsubscription process. Many of my clients have talked about receiving unsubscription notices from users they know definitely DO NOT want to be unsubscribed, and it's a mystery on how the heck they were removed - the user themselves says they didn't do the unsubscription. Putting them back on just leads to them getting removed again after ...Continue Reading
April 12th 2019
Howdy Everyone - Dada Mail v11.2.9 has been released, Download and Install: http://dadamailproject.com/d/install_dada_mail.pod.html Changelog (and below): https://dadamailproject.com/d/changes_11_x.pod.html#pod11.2.9 11.2.9 ====== This is mostly a bug-fix release for issues found in the v11.2.8 release of Dada Mail. Bugfixes -------- Installation: Global Black List + Global Unsubscribe options do not get read or saved #805 https://github.com/justingit/dada ...Continue Reading
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