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Fri Mar 25 14:55:38 UTC 2005
3 days ago i posted how you can easily install thunderbird 1.0.2:
kind regards philippe
Art Alexion wrote:
> This is a production machine and I am sticking with Warty until the
> Hoary bugs are substantially worked out.
> I have been using Thunderbird 0.8 which is the version in the Warty
> repositories. It has some bugs which have been becoming increasingly
> annoying. Specifically, the .msf mail folder indexes become regularly
> corrupted with problems such as multiple entries for single pieces of
> mail and the inability to download POP mail into a folder corrupted this
> way. The solution is simple, exit T-bird, delete the affected msf file,
> and restart T-bird. Other annoyances include Ctrl-u not working to
> delete the contents of an address or subject field as in usual in *nix,
> and Ctrl+a not working as documented to select a thread.
> I understand that the first (most serious) and third problems are
> corrected in later releases of T-bird (the disabling or Ctrl+u seems to
> be in a lot of the Ubuntu apps though it always worked with other
> distros; is there a way to restore this?), and want to upgrade. apt-get
> wont do the upgrade though I have added Hoary, Debian and Universe
> repositories to my sources.list. What do I need to do to enable this?
> (Ubuntu is my first apt-based distro)
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