Karmic Spec: Thunderbird Vs. Claws

Charlie Kravetz cjk at teamcharliesangels.com
Mon Jul 20 18:31:45 UTC 2009

On Thu, 14 May 2009 15:23:51 +0200
Simon Steinbeiß <simon.steinbeiss at elfenbeinturm.at> wrote:

> Hi everyone,
> I just wanted to give you an update on what I worked on recently, a
> comparison between Thunderbird and Claws as standard mail client for
> Xubuntu Karmic.
> You can find my comparison here:
> https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Xubuntu/Specifications/Karmic/ThunderbirdVsClaws
> If you have thoughts on it, let me know. As it was a first-timer for
> me there might be points that I've missed etc.
> I hope this spec will be a good basis for deciding on the
> standard-mail client in Xubuntu Karmic.
> All the best
> Simon
> By the way, if I find the time I will try to do another test between
> gpicview and geeqie (a gqview-fork), but I can't promise I'll be done
> with that before UDS.

An interesting read for anyone still wondering about the power and
ability of claws mail:


This is from an individual outside of Xubuntu. 

Charlie Kravetz 
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