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Old 11-02-2009, 12:02 AM   #1
miguelg
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Installing Mozilla Thunderbird latest beta on Ubuntu


Hi,

I'd like to know if there's any way of using Ubuntu's package manager to install the latest Thunderbird version (3.0b4 IIRC.)

I can issue the command:
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sudo aptitude install mozilla-thunderbird
but I believe that retrieves the latest stable version and not the beta I'm after.

Any help would be greatly appreciated!
 
Old 11-02-2009, 12:15 AM   #2
linuxlover.chaitanya
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I do not know if all the development packages are available in the repositories. But you can still install thunderbird from source.
 
  


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