[Users] Claws Mail Extra Plugins - FreeBSD

Jerry jerry at seibercom.net
Sun Aug 5 13:15:39 CEST 2012

On Sat, 4 Aug 2012 18:48:26 -0400
edwardp at mcom.com articulated:

> On Sun, 5 Aug 2012 00:35:02 +0200
> Michael Gmelin <freebsd at grem.de> wrote:
> > Hi,
> > 
> > Current version of claws in FreeBSD ports is 3.8.1 (upgraded 5 weeks
> > ago). Update your port tree and reinstall (not sure if PC-BSD works
> > exactly like FreeBSD, usually this would be "portsnap fetch
> > extract / portsnap fetch update")
> > 
> > You might also want to open a ticket in PC-BSD and ask them to add
> > the most common claws plugins to AppCafe.
> > 
> > Michael
> Hi.
> I attempted to update the software using portsnap and four hours
> later, I was still waiting, so I aborted it and powered it off.  I ran
> them separately, fetch, extract (which took an hour and a half!) and
> then update.  I got tired of waiting. 
> But I submitted a request prior to all this, to add the current
> plugins to AppCafe, so hopefully it will be able to help someone else
> out.
> Thanks for the reply.

Something is seriously wrong with your system. It should take maybe
only a minute or less on even the slowest of connections unless you
are attempting to connect over a telephone line. Feel free to contact
me OL if you want and we can discus this further.

Jerry ♔

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