Is there a better Alternative to Thunderbird ?

Cameron Simpson cs at
Fri Jan 21 23:19:54 UTC 2011

On 21Jan2011 14:43, Robert Moskowitz <rgm at> wrote:
| I run FOUR copies of Thunderbird at one time, each with its own 
| directory structure.  Each has multiple mail addresses to download.
| I start them with command lines like:
| export MOZ_NO_REMOTE=1
| thunderbird -profile ~/data/htt/Mail &
| export -n MOZ_NO_REMOTE

This is cleaner:

  MOZ_NO_REMOTE=1 thunderbird -profile ~/data/htt/Mail &

A per-command envvar setting, no need to undo it.

Cameron Simpson <cs at> DoD#743

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