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Author Topic: 081231 thunderbird- [VL 5.9]  (Read 990 times)


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081231 thunderbird- [VL 5.9]
« on: December 31, 2008, 01:39:51 pm »

toothandnail has packaged the latest version of the Mozilla Thunderbird e-mail client for VL 6.0.  This package is a security patch that closes several known vulnerabilities rated as "moderate" by  Details can be found at:  Users who installed an earlier version of Thunderbird from the repo who are concerned about these issues may want to upgrade right away.

As soon as we have had some user feedback and know that this package is solid it will be moved to extra.

Package:  thunderbird-
MD5:  2cd55ae0f1253db32426934093d1bf3c
Package Size:  8.29 MB
Installed Size:  30.05 MB


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thunderbird: thunderbird (Mozilla Thunderbird mail application)
thunderbird: Mozilla Thunderbird is a redesign of the Mozilla mail component
thunderbird: written using the XUL user interface language.  Thunderbird makes
thunderbird: emailing safer, faster, and easier than ever before with the
thunderbird: industry's best implementations of features such as intelligent spam
thunderbird: filters, built-in RSS reader, quick search, and much more.
thunderbird: License: MPL 1.1/GPL 2.0/LGPL 2.1
thunderbird: Author:  Initial Developer - Netscape Communications Corporation
thunderbird: Website:

After testing this package please take a moment to stop back and let us know how it works for you.

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