Downgrade Thunderbird 6 to Thunderbird 5 from PPA

Dotan Cohen dotancohen at
Thu Aug 18 18:13:19 UTC 2011

On Thu, Aug 18, 2011 at 21:01, Alan Pope <alan at> wrote:
> My only experience of it is negative, and not on Ubuntu, so I guess
> that's not helpful :D

If you have the time I'd really appreciate knowing your negative
experiences. I'm about to go down the Yum-on-Ubuntu path, which we
know is very seldom trodden, and if Yum has problems even on it's home
turf then I'd like to know what they are. Thanks.

> Sadly the way the world works if you rely on PPAs I'm afraid.

Yes, that is why I have developed my own backronym for PPA: the
Perpetual Pain in the Butt.

Dotan Cohen

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