Help needed with Shredder 3.1 (Solved)
jf_byrnes at comcast.net
Sun Jan 31 15:57:55 UTC 2010
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> On 01/31/2010 12:31 AM, Jim Byrnes wrote:
>> No matter what I do the new account wizard will not let me setup a new
>> account. It tries to setup the account but gets certain items wrong,
>> but when click the edit button and correct them and then click the
>> create account button one of two things happens. Either it displays the
>> little rotating circle that indcates it is processing next to the
>> username field until I cancel it or it pops up a message saying
>> "Incoming server already exists"
>> If I click the Manual Setup button I get the "Incoming server already
>> exists" message.
>> My understanding is it looks up isps in a database to get the settings
>> it uses. I tried entering bogus information I knew would not be in the
>> database hoping then it would let me setup the account manually but all
>> I get is the Incoming server message.
>> Between these attempts I completely remove Shredder using the Synaptic
>> Pkg Mgr and manually delete the /.thunderbird directory.
>> This is all happening on an Ubuntu 9.10 amd64 installtion.
>> Thanks, Jim
> As this version of Thunderbird does not come in the 9.10 Ubuntu repos,
> and is the development version of Mozilla's product, you should direct
> your question there. Or try Ubuntu-development list. But you would want
> to first try using the stable release of Thunderbird which is 3.0,and
> that is not in the 9.10 repos either.
> Long story short, your asking on the wrong list.
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Thanks, your advice to try the 3.0 version proved to be the key to
getting 64 bit Tbird to run. I guess I fell into the trap of trying to
run the latest version available.
Thanks again, Jim
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