Thunderbird (only) cannot connect after system upgrading to Jaunty.

Dotan Cohen dotancohen at
Fri Apr 17 19:12:23 UTC 2009

> After upgrading from 8.10 to 9.04 RC, Thunderbird 2.0.11 cannot connect
> either to download nor to send traffic. Network connection is
> functioning correctly: update-manager, web browser, Evolution.
> I have not changed a thing to Thunderbird's settings, I have checked
> them and found them to be correct.
> I am running Linux under VMware 2.0.4, MacOSX 10.5.6.
> I shall post to the Thunderbird's list, and in the meantime TIA for any
> tip.

Might Thunderbird have been functioning via a local proxy, or local
SMTP/POP3/IMAP servers, that are not present in the new install?

Try renaming your $HOME/.mozilla-thunderbird directory and try on a
fresh profile. That will help narrow down the possible problems.

Dotan Cohen

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