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Updated to Enigmail-0.90.1 in Mozilla and Thunderbird instructions; added indexing tags to Thunderbird

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1<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
2<!DOCTYPE sect1 PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DocBook XML V4.3//EN"
3 "http://www.oasis-open.org/docbook/xml/4.3/docbookx.dtd" [
4 <!ENTITY % general-entities SYSTEM "../../general.ent">
5 %general-entities;
6
7 <!ENTITY thunderbird-download-http "http://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/mozilla.org/thunderbird/releases/&thunderbird-version;/source/thunderbird-&thunderbird-version;-source.tar.bz2">
8 <!ENTITY thunderbird-download-ftp "ftp://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/mozilla.org/thunderbird/releases/&thunderbird-version;/source/thunderbird-&thunderbird-version;-source.tar.bz2">
9 <!ENTITY thunderbird-md5sum "232ffe434fd65f5f0284a760d6e4ba2a">
10 <!ENTITY thunderbird-size "33 MB">
11 <!ENTITY thunderbird-buildsize "608 MB">
12 <!ENTITY thunderbird-time "12.38 SBU">
13
14 <!ENTITY thunderbird-enigmail-version "0.90.1">
15 <!ENTITY thunderbird-enigmail-download "http://downloads.mozdev.org/enigmail/src/enigmail-&thunderbird-enigmail-version;.tar.gz">
16 <!ENTITY thunderbird-enigmail-md5sum "61deeb21ec7df10de9ad790039063f41">
17
18 <!ENTITY thunderbird-ipc-version "1.1.2">
19 <!ENTITY thunderbird-ipc-download "http://downloads.mozdev.org/enigmail/src/ipc-&thunderbird-ipc-version;.tar.gz">
20 <!ENTITY thunderbird-ipc-md5sum "4aa272b46c8cbf167dcd49a6d74cf526">
21]>
22
23<sect1 id="thunderbird" xreflabel="Thunderbird-&thunderbird-version;">
24<sect1info>
25<othername>$LastChangedBy$</othername>
26<date>$Date$</date>
27</sect1info>
28<?dbhtml filename="thunderbird.html" ?>
29<title>Thunderbird-&thunderbird-version;</title>
30<indexterm zone="thunderbird">
31<primary sortas="a-Thunderbird">Thunderbird</primary></indexterm>
32
33<sect2>
34<title>Introduction to <application>Thunderbird</application></title>
35
36<para><application>Thunderbird</application> is a stand-alone
37mail/news client based on the <application>Mozilla</application>
38codebase.</para>
39
40<sect3><title>Package information</title>
41<itemizedlist spacing='compact'>
42<listitem><para>Download (HTTP): <ulink
43url="&thunderbird-download-http;"/></para></listitem>
44<listitem><para>Download (FTP): <ulink
45url="&thunderbird-download-ftp;"/></para></listitem>
46<listitem><para>Download MD5 sum (Thunderbird):
47&thunderbird-md5sum;</para></listitem>
48<listitem><para>Download MD5 sum (Enigmail):
49&thunderbird-enigmail-md5sum;</para></listitem>
50<listitem><para>Download MD5 sum (IPC):
51&thunderbird-ipc-md5sum;</para></listitem>
52<listitem><para>Download size: &thunderbird-size;</para></listitem>
53<listitem><para>Estimated disk space required:
54&thunderbird-buildsize;</para></listitem>
55<listitem><para>Estimated build time:
56&thunderbird-time;</para></listitem></itemizedlist>
57</sect3>
58
59<sect3><title>Additional downloads</title>
60
61<para>To enable the <application>Enigmail</application> extension to the
62<application>Thunderbird</application> mail client, you'll need to download the
63two tarballs below. The <application>Enigmail</application> extension allows
64users to access the authentication and encryption features provided by the
65<application>GnuPG</application> package.</para>
66
67<itemizedlist spacing='compact'>
68<listitem><para><ulink url="&thunderbird-enigmail-download;"/></para></listitem>
69<listitem><para><ulink url="&thunderbird-ipc-download;"/></para></listitem>
70</itemizedlist>
71</sect3>
72
73<sect3><title><application>Thunderbird</application>
74dependencies</title>
75<sect4><title>Required</title>
76<para><xref linkend="zip"/>,
77<xref linkend="gtk2"/> and
78<xref linkend="libIDL"/></para>
79</sect4>
80
81<sect4><title>Recommended</title>
82<para><xref linkend="gnupg"/> (for the <application>Enigmail</application>
83extension)</para>
84</sect4>
85
86<sect4><title>Optional</title>
87<para><xref linkend="libjpeg"/>,
88<xref linkend="unzip"/>,
89<xref linkend="gnome-vfs"/>,
90<xref linkend="libgnome"/>,
91<xref linkend="mitkrb"/> or <xref linkend="heimdal"/>
92(for the GSSAPI libraries),
93<xref linkend="doxygen"/>,
94<ulink url="http://xprint.mozdev.org/">Xprint</ulink>,
95<ulink url="http://perens.com/FreeSoftware/">Electric Fence</ulink>
96and <ulink url="http://cairographics.org/">Cairo</ulink></para>
97</sect4>
98</sect3>
99
100</sect2>
101
102<sect2>
103<title>Installation of <application>Thunderbird</application></title>
104
105<para>The configuration of <application>Thunderbird</application> is
106very similar to <xref linkend="mozilla"/> and hence the options will not be
107discussed. Refer to the <xref linkend="mozilla"/> instructions for
108explanations and additional configuration information.</para>
109
110<para>Compile <application>Thunderbird</application> by
111running the following commands:</para>
112
113<screen><userinput><command>export MOZILLA_OFFICIAL="1" &amp;&amp;
114export BUILD_OFFICIAL="1" &amp;&amp;
115export MOZ_THUNDERBIRD="1" &amp;&amp;
116./configure --prefix=/usr \
117 --with-default-mozilla-five-home=/usr/lib/thunderbird-&thunderbird-version; \
118 --with-system-zlib \
119 --with-system-png \
120 --enable-application=mail \
121 --enable-default-toolkit=gtk2 \
122 --enable-extensions=wallet,spellcheck,xmlextras,webservices \
123 --enable-crypto \
124 --enable-xft \
125 --enable-xinerama \
126 --enable-optimize \
127 --enable-reorder \
128 --enable-strip \
129 --enable-cpp-rtti \
130 --enable-single-profile \
131 --enable-necko-protocols=http,file,jar,viewsource,res,data \
132 --enable-image-decoders=default,-xbm \
133 --disable-freetype2 \
134 --disable-accessibility \
135 --disable-debug \
136 --disable-tests \
137 --disable-logging \
138 --disable-pedantic \
139 --disable-installer \
140 --disable-profilesharing \
141 --disable-mathml \
142 --disable-oji \
143 --disable-plugins \
144 --disable-necko-disk-cache &amp;&amp;
145make</command></userinput></screen>
146
147<para>You should add the <option>--with-system-jpeg</option> switch to the
148<command>configure</command> script if you have
149<application>libjpeg</application> installed.</para>
150
151<para>If you're building the <application>Enigmail</application> extension,
152execute the following steps:</para>
153
154<screen><userinput><command>tar -zxf ../enigmail-&thunderbird-enigmail-version;.tar.gz -C extensions &amp;&amp;
155tar -zxf ../ipc-&thunderbird-ipc-version;.tar.gz -C extensions &amp;&amp;
156build/autoconf/make-makefile extensions/ipc extensions/enigmail &amp;&amp;
157make -C extensions/ipc &amp;&amp;
158make -C extensions/enigmail</command></userinput></screen>
159
160<para>Install <application>Thunderbird</application> by running the following
161commands as the root user:</para>
162
163<screen><userinput role='root'><command>make install &amp;&amp;
164install -d /usr/include/thunderbird-&thunderbird-version;/nss &amp;&amp;
165cp -Lf dist/private/nss/*.h dist/public/nss/*.h \
166 /usr/include/thunderbird-&thunderbird-version;/nss</command></userinput></screen>
167
168<para>If you're installing the <application>Enigmail</application> extension,
169issue the following commands as the root user:</para>
170
171<screen><userinput role='root'><command>make -C extensions/ipc install &amp;&amp;
172make -C extensions/enigmail install</command></userinput></screen>
173
174<para>To enable multi-user operation, execute the following as the root
175user:</para>
176
177<screen><userinput role='root'><command>cd /usr/lib/thunderbird-&thunderbird-version; &amp;&amp;
178export LD_LIBRARY_PATH="$PWD" &amp;&amp;
179export MOZILLA_FIVE_HOME="$PWD" &amp;&amp;
180./regxpcom &amp;&amp;
181./regchrome &amp;&amp;
182touch `find . -name *.rdf`</command></userinput></screen>
183
184<note><para>You should run <command>/usr/bin/thunderbird</command> once as
185the root user (or any user with write privileges) to create some necessary
186additional files in the <filename class='directory'>/usr</filename>
187hierarchy.</para></note>
188
189</sect2>
190
191<sect2>
192<title>Contents</title>
193
194<segmentedlist>
195<segtitle>Installed Program</segtitle>
196<segtitle>Installed Libraries</segtitle>
197<segtitle>Installed Directories</segtitle>
198
199<seglistitem>
200<seg>thunderbird</seg>
201<seg>Numerous libraries, email/newsgroups components, plugins, extensions
202and helper modules installed in
203<filename class='directory'>/usr/lib/thunderbird-&thunderbird-version;
204</filename></seg>
205<seg>/usr/bin/defaults, /usr/include/thunderbird-&thunderbird-version;,
206/usr/lib/thunderbird-&thunderbird-version; and
207/usr/share/idl/thunderbird-&thunderbird-version;</seg>
208</seglistitem>
209</segmentedlist>
210
211<variablelist>
212<bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
213<?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
214
215<varlistentry id="thunderbird-prog">
216<term><command>thunderbird</command></term>
217<listitem><para>is <application>Mozilla</application>'s next-generation
218email and newsgroup client.</para>
219<indexterm zone="thunderbird thunderbird-prog">
220<primary sortas="b-thunderbird">thunderbird</primary>
221</indexterm></listitem>
222</varlistentry>
223</variablelist>
224
225</sect2>
226
227</sect1>
228
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