Downgrade Thunderbird 6 to Thunderbird 5 from PPA

Dotan Cohen dotancohen at
Fri Aug 19 05:09:51 UTC 2011

On Fri, Aug 19, 2011 at 07:41, Basil Chupin <blchupin at> wrote:
> I just discovered that I have Virtual Identity installed in TB - but I have
> never used it. After I installed Add-on Compatibility Reporter (which is the
> extension I was referring to above) for Thunderbird I think VI now works -
> but I haven't tried it because I don't even have it configured. However, you
> use it so perhaps you could see if it does work after installing ACR.

The issue is not bumping a version number: the extension breaks and
prevents the user from sending mail.

> Also, there are 2 extensions which appear to do what VI does and they are
> compatible with TB #6. These are: Identity Chooser and Correct Identity..

Those two extensions lack the critical part of VI for me: the
automatic selection of From address based on To address.

Dotan Cohen

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