Downgrade Thunderbird 6 to Thunderbird 5 from PPA
blchupin at iinet.net.au
Thu Aug 18 14:38:38 UTC 2011
On 18/08/11 23:13, Dotan Cohen wrote:
> Until yesterday I was using Thunderbird 5 from this PPA:
> Now Thunderbird was upgraded to version 6 and broke an essential
Which "essential extension" has been broken?
(Ouch! I am not certain if Al will allow me to post this response :-( .
But, irrespective (I'll go to confession this coming weekend, I promise
:-( ) read the following...at your peril if Al is watching :-) .
See my thread, "Add-on not being compatible with latest release of
Firefox" posted earlier today (my time).
The information there applies equally to Thunderbird.
And by this I mean that none of my extensions are now "broken". All
working as before (when TB 3.x and later were installed).
> I found a Thunderbird 5 deb from here:
> However removing the installed Thunderbird is giving me all kinds of
> dependency issues, such as Enigmail. How does one "roll back" to a
> previous version via aptitude? I tried using Synaptic's Fore Version
> feature, but it is disabled on Thunderbird. Maybe that is due to the
"Maybe that is due to the PPA?"
I suspect that this may be the case.
But, then, what do I know?
"Oh what a tangled web we weave
When first we practice to deceive."
Sir Walter Scott
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