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4 files changed, 13 insertions, 9 deletions
diff --git a/NEWS b/NEWS
index a3a6c5edb..ad82e46c3 100644
--- a/NEWS
+++ b/NEWS
@@ -1,12 +1,12 @@
-GNU mailutils NEWS -- history of user-visible changes. 2019-12-21
-Copyright (C) 2002-2020 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
+GNU mailutils NEWS -- history of user-visible changes. 2020-03-13
+Copyright (C) 2002-2019 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
See the end of file for copying conditions.
Please send mailutils bug reports to <>.
-Version 3.8.90 (git)
+Version 3.9, 2020-03-13
-* dotmail: fix opening mailbox in append-only mode
+* dotmail: fix mailbox opening in append-only mode
* Fix mda testsuite
@@ -20,7 +20,9 @@ The tests don't depend on the selected default mailbox format.
* Remove deprecated functions
-The following deprecated functions have been removed:
+Following is a complete list of deprecated functions. For the record,
+each function name is followed by a short instruction on how to
+replace eventual use of this function in old code.
. mu_body_get_stream
. mu_message_get_stream
@@ -85,6 +87,8 @@ and MU_IOCTL_LOGSTREAM_SET_LOCUS.
* Fix detection of Kerberos libraries
+* Fix build with Python 3.8 (bug #57318)
Version 3.8 - 2019-11-06
diff --git a/ b/
index 4ced7c888..6946a1aa6 100644
--- a/
+++ b/
@@ -16,11 +16,11 @@ dnl You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along
dnl with GNU Mailutils. If not, see <>.
-AC_INIT([GNU Mailutils], [3.8.90], [], [mailutils],
+AC_INIT([GNU Mailutils], [3.9], [], [mailutils],
-AM_INIT_AUTOMAKE([gnits 1.11 dist-bzip2 dist-xz std-options silent-rules])
+AM_INIT_AUTOMAKE([gnits 1.15 dist-bzip2 dist-xz std-options silent-rules])
diff --git a/doc/texinfo/programs.texi b/doc/texinfo/programs.texi
index 60fb648e7..c33ce9a8f 100644
--- a/doc/texinfo/programs.texi
+++ b/doc/texinfo/programs.texi
@@ -2069,7 +2069,7 @@ The @code{radius} block statement configures @acronym{RADIUS
authentication} and authorization.
Mailutils uses GNU Radius library, which is configured via
-@file{raddb/client.conf} file (@pxref{client.conf, Client Configuration,
+@file{raddb/client.conf} file (@pxref{client, Client Configuration,
Client Configuration, radius, GNU Radius Reference Manual}). Its exact
location depends on configuration settings that were used while
compiling GNU Radius. Usually it is @file{/usr/local/etc}, or
diff --git a/doc/texinfo/sieve.texi b/doc/texinfo/sieve.texi
index 18d0551d1..bfbef8309 100644
--- a/doc/texinfo/sieve.texi
+++ b/doc/texinfo/sieve.texi
@@ -1889,7 +1889,7 @@ This is an example loadable extension. @ref{External Tests, numaddr}.
The @code{editheader} extension complies with @cite{RFC 5293}. It
provides the following actions:
-@deftypefn Action {} addheader [:last] @var{field-name}(string) @var{value}(string
+@deftypefn Action {} addheader [:last] @var{field-name}(string) @var{value}(string)
Adds a header field to the existing message header. By default the
header is inserted at the beginning of the header list. If the tag
@code{:last} is specified, it is appended at the end.

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