Lotus Notes/Domino 8.5.1 Maintenance Release – “Top 20” Fix ListOctober 12, 2009
Notes/Domino 8.5.1 is the first Maintenance Release on top of release 8.5. This release is primarily a bug fix release but also contains a small number of enhancements. For an overview of new features and enhancements, review the Notes/Domino 8.5.1 software announcement.
- For information on how to download Notes 8.5.1, see Technote #4023730.
- For information on how to download Domino 8.5.1, see Technote #4023729.
Fixes contained in this Maintenance Release
Notes/Domino 8.5.1 contains fixes for approximately 1200 known issues, of which the “top 20” are listed below. This list was compiled to identify the issues that most significantly impact customers. Issues were measured by the SPR severity level, the number of hotfixes given out, the number of customers reporting the issue, and the business impact to customers. For a complete list of SPRs fixed in Notes/Domino 8.5.1, see the By Release view of the Notes/Domino Fix List.
Note: A plus symbol + before the SPR number indicates a fix for a regression bug. A regression bug is an issue that was introduced in a Maintenance Release that did not exist in previous releases of that code stream. For example, a bug that appears in R8.5 but did not exist in R8.0.2 is a regression.