Karl F. Larsen
klarsen1 at gmail.com
Fri Feb 19 09:44:28 UTC 2010
Oliver Grawert wrote, On 02/19/2010 02:00 AM:
> Am Donnerstag, den 18.02.2010, 05:48 -0700 schrieb Karl F. Larsen:
>> Oliver Grawert wrote, On 02/18/2010 01:00 AM:
>>> Am Mittwoch, den 17.02.2010, 05:37 -0700 schrieb Karl F. Larsen:
>>>>> have you tried the PPA of the ubuntu-mozilla team ?
>>>>> it has proper packages for hardy, jaunty, intrepid, karmic and lucid ...
>>>> I checked it out and found this:
>>>> Mozilla Thunderbird does not have any download files.
>>> ... no words ...
>> Yes been there and there is a license problem and no
>> downloads for Thunderbird:
> a *license* problem ? thunderbird is licensed under the free MPL, GPL
> and LGPL licenses, what makes you think there is a license problem
> anywhere, the above link clearly shows the debs for thunderbird 3.0 and
> as you point out below:
>> * âthunderbirdâ source package in Lucid
>> Version 3.0+nobinonly-0ubuntu1 uploaded 11 hours ago
> version 3.0 is obviously in that archive and was updated with the latest
> bug and security fixes 11 hours before you opened the page, i know many
> people using that package under ubuntu so i would be surprised if a) the
> PPA wouldnt work and b) there was any kind of license problem here.
> if you just add the PPA to the software sources and validate it properly
> with its key as the docs describe thunderbird 3.0 will simply show up in
> apt and synaptic.
I have Thunderbird 3.0.1 on my computer now. But what I want
is a 64 bit version. This seems to be harder to find.
Karl F. Larsen, AKA K5DI
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