Pricing & Classification DMM Advisory
June 2, 2015
PostalOne!® Release 188.8.131.52 and 41.0.5
Attention PostalOne!® Users – An unplanned PostalOne! Release 184.108.40.206 will be deployed today (at 2 pm Central) to resolve a system performance issue with electronic data submission. This release will not require an outage and the application will remain online during the deployment. An optional Mail.dat® client download will be available. This client will not auto-update, but is recommended to resolve slow performance seen in Mail.dat update submissions.
Additionally, scheduled patch Release 41.0.5 is planned for Thursday, June 4, 2015, at 5 pm Central. This release will not require an outage and the application will remain online during the deployment. A mandatory Mail.dat client download will be required after the release.
Mail.dat and Mail.XML™ Supported Versions – As a reminder, the following electronic documentation (eDoc) file versions are supported for new file submissions with a postage statement mailing date on or after May 31, 2015:
- Mail.dat 14-2 (220.127.116.11 errata)
- Mail.dat 15-1
- Mail.XML 16.0
- Mail.XML 17.0
Effective June 2, 2015, Mail.dat version 14-1 is no longer supported. Mailers submitting 14-1 Mail.dat data will receive error messaging and will need to update their version.
Release notes for PostalOne! Release 18.104.22.168 and 22.214.171.124 can be found on https://ribbs.usps.gov/intelligentmail_schedule2015/releaseoverview2015.cfm .