Installing Thunderbird 3 – Firefox 3 and up on Ubuntu 8.10 Interpid

For Ubuntu Intrepid Users

Edit /etc/apt/sources.list file

gksudo gedit /etc/apt/sources.list

Add the following lines

deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/ubuntu-mozilla-daily/ppa/ubuntu intrepid main
deb-src http://ppa.launchpad.net/ubuntu-mozilla-daily/ppa/ubuntu intrepid main

For Ubuntu Hardy Users

Edit /etc/apt/sources.list file

gksudo gedit /etc/apt/sources.list

Add the following lines

deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/ubuntu-mozilla-daily/ppa/ubuntu hardy main
deb-src http://ppa.launchpad.net/ubuntu-mozilla-daily/ppa/ubuntu hardy main

Save and exit the file

Add the GPG key for ubuntu 9.04/8.10/8.04 users only

sudo apt-key adv –keyserver keyserver.ubuntu.com –recv-keys 247510BE

Update the source list

sudo apt-get update

Install thunderbird 3 using the following command

sudo apt-get install thunderbird-3.1 thunderbird-3.1-gnome-support

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