[ILUG-BOM] Thunderbird 2 bug?

"Sankarshan (সঙ্কর্ষণ)" sankarshan.mukhopadhyay at gmail.com
Mon Sep 8 06:35:15 IST 2008

Rony wrote:

> There is Kubuntu 8.04 KDE4 on a PC and it has been upgraded to the 
> latest apt packages. Thunderbird 2 was installed from apt packages. A  
> gmail account was setup but it fails to authenticate the password and 
> returns a normal wrong password error. After wasting a lot of time 
> rechecking and suspecting the keyboard, I setup the account in Kmail and 
> it worked fine. So there appears to be a bug in that Thunderbird package.

Is this using the File -> New -> New Account Setup -> Gmail (radio
button) route ?

If yes, file a bug on the distribution's bugzilla. I wouldn't request an
upstream bug yet (since it doesn't seem to be reproducible on other OS
or upstream tarballs)

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