Bug 212684 - conflict with the enigmail extension
conflict with the enigmail extension
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: thunderbird (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: Christopher Aillon
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Reported: 2006-10-27 20:17 EDT by Chris Petersen
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-10-28 23:00:11 EDT
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Description Chris Petersen 2006-10-27 20:17:42 EDT
I've installed the enigmail extension from http://enigmail.mozdev.org/, which
used to work perfectly in fc5, but now there is some sort of problem that causes
thunderbird to quit/crash/segfault when I view some messages that were either
signed or encrypted (even by myself).

It would be nice to either figure out what causes this crash, or package
enigmail in core/extras to match the official fc version of tbird.
Comment 1 Christopher Aillon 2006-10-28 23:00:11 EDT
This should probably be reported to the enigmail people... I can't possibly fix
crashes caused by third party extensions, which may or may not be binary
compatible with stuff we ship.
Comment 2 Chris Petersen 2006-10-28 23:04:25 EDT
enigmail's page clearly says that if a distro packages a custom-compiled version
of thunderbird, they should really also package a custom-compiled version of
enigmail itself.

Maybe I'll look into packaging it into Extras, though in the past, the official
plugin has always worked fine.

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