Bug 382821 - Rebase Thunderbird
Summary: Rebase Thunderbird
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: thunderbird   
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Version: 5.1
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: rc
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Assignee: Gecko Maintainer
QA Contact: desktop-bugs@redhat.com
Keywords: Desktop
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Blocks: RHEL5u2_relnotes
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-11-14 16:45 UTC by Christopher Aillon
Modified: 2018-10-19 22:00 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

Fixed In Version: RHBA-2008-0355
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2008-05-21 15:16:57 UTC
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Red Hat Product Errata RHBA-2008:0355 normal SHIPPED_LIVE thunderbird bug fix and enhancement update 2008-05-21 11:46:52 UTC

Description Christopher Aillon 2007-11-14 16:45:37 UTC
Description of problem:
Need to rebase Thunderbird as part of the desktop application refresh.  This is
probably to Thunderbird 2.x since it seems unlikely that 3.x will be out.

Comment 1 RHEL Product and Program Management 2007-11-14 16:54:24 UTC
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux maintenance release.  Product Management has requested
further review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential
inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux Update release for currently deployed
products.  This request is not yet committed for inclusion in an Update

Comment 5 Don Domingo 2008-04-21 23:45:40 UTC
[RE: release notes] Jeff, can you provide me with a link that documents what new
features / bug fixes / included known issues are applied by the rebase? thanks!

Comment 6 Jeff Bastian 2008-04-22 19:21:45 UTC
Upstream links to features, bug fixes, and known issues:

Major features from 2.0 (over 1.5.x) are at

Known issues

From to the following security bugs were fixed:

Comment 8 Don Domingo 2008-04-23 00:42:27 UTC
thanks Jeff, added to RHEl5.2 release notes under "Feature Updates":


    Thunderbird has been updated to version This update applies the
following features (among others):

        * Message tags, which help organize email.
        * Built-in support for Google Mail and .Mac mail.
        * Find-as-you-type, which highlights and filters message text as you type.
        * An updated extension system, which provides enhanced security and
allows easier extension localization.

    For more information about this update, refer to

please advise if any further revisions are required. thanks!

Comment 11 errata-xmlrpc 2008-05-21 15:16:57 UTC
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
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