Thunderbird 3.0.1

stosss stosss at gmail.com
Wed Feb 10 10:43:45 PST 2010


>> > I managed to compile Thunderbird 3.0.1 with the attached .mozconfig file
>> > (basically a slightly modified Firefox .mozconfig file) using the
>> > following command to compile & install: "make -f client.mk
>> > <http://client.mk> build && make -f client.mk <http://client.mk>
>> > install"
>> > During the compilation and installation process I encountered no
>> > problems, but after executing it I have the following problems:
>> >
>> > * Doesnt load when I execute "thunderbird" as a regular user (does load
>> > when I execute it as root).
>> > * When I setup an IMAP account it manages to get the folders list, but
>> > then is stalls forever
>> >     In the status bar I see something like: "indexing 1 of 2 messages
>> > (0% complete)" and it's just stuck like this
>> > * I cant open .eml files using File -> "Open svaed message.." - nothing
>> > happens once I choose a file.
>> >
>> > Anybody has any idea what can cause this ?
>> > For the few of you who managed to compile Thunderbird - is it working ok
>> > ?
>> >
>>
>> Thunderbird works fine for me (I'm using it now) but I built it from the
>> current mercurial sources:
>> https://developer.mozilla.org/en/Simple_Thunderbird_build
>>
>> Looking at your mozconfig, the only options that look a bit iffy to me
>> are:
>> ac_add_options --with-system-nspr
>> ac_add_options --with-system-nss
>> ac_add_options --enable-ldap
>
>
>>
>> ac_add_options --enable-safe-browsing
>
> What do you know, "ac_add_options --enable-safe-browsing" was the cause of
> the problems.
> I commented it out and now everything is working ok, BUT only for root.
> When I execute "thunderbird" as a regular user - nothing happens and I just
> get a command prompt.

Maybe you need to change ownership or permissions on the binary.



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