[SATLUG] [OT] Testing Eudora

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Thu Oct 2 16:46:40 CDT 2008


Brad Knowles wrote:

> Eudora no longer exists.  What is now being called Eudora is actually 
> Thunderbird with a few minor interface changes.  You can get the same 
> interface changes by installing the Penelope extension on a standard 
> Thunderbird configuration.
> 
> It is currently very highly buggy. 
> 
> I've been a Eudora user since the 1.0 days, back when it was still an 
> open source program supported by the University where the author was 
> working.
> 
> I've tried Thunderbird.  It is buggy, but I don't have much choice. I've 
> tried Thunderbird+Penelope, and it is highly buggy.  There's a reason 
> why I went back to plain Thunderbird.

You might want to try Seamonkey (aka Mozilla Suite).  Personally I like the 
Seamonkey interface, both mail and web.  It uses the same web engine as Firefox, 
but I like the web interface better. It is able to use most FF plugins.

   -- Bruce



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