[Users] Claws-mail versioning.

Sharon Kimble boudiccas at talktalk.net
Thu Aug 8 14:51:28 CEST 2013

On Thu, 8 Aug 2013 12:25:54 +0200
Ricardo Mones <ricardo at mones.org> wrote:

>   Hi Sharon,
> On Thu, Aug 08, 2013 at 09:45:51AM +0100, Sharon Kimble wrote:
> > 
> > Yet more weirdness!
> > 
> > According to my working claws-mail I’m using 'version
> > 3.9.2-53-g4c94b2', yet according to apt-cache policy I'm using
> > 3.9.2git59-1! I've removed claws-mail, I've purged claws-mail, and
> > I've reinstalled claws-mail, and nothing has changed! Why? How can
> > I get git59-1 working for me please?
>   If apt-cache says you have 3.9.2git59-1 then you already have it :)
>   Your working claws-mail is probably launched from another location
> (e.g. /usr/local/bin/claws-mail) and not from package installed binary
> (/usr/bin/claws-mail). Or could be that you installed/upgraded the
> package with claws-mail running and still didn't restarted it. Or even
> something weirder, given your previous mails about experimenting with
> checkinstall.
You were right, I was loading up from /usr/local/bin so once i'd
deleted that the expected claws-mail loaded. However, I seem to be
missing 1 plugin, mail archiver. Can you tell me its deb name please
so that I can download it and install it?  

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