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Old 01-31-2010, 04:00 AM   #1
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Thunderbird after distro change

I recently switched from OpenSUSE to Ubuntu, largely to make things consistent with my netbook running Ubuntu 9.10 Netbook Remix

I replaced the / partition but left /home intact

I was wondering how to make Thunderbird use the profile already established rather than set up a new one?

SOLVED - copied /home/user/.thunderbird directory to /home/user/.mozilla-thunderbird

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