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Mozilla Thunderbird

31.6.0

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This package was approved as a trusted package on 4/3/2015.

Thunderbird is a free email application that’s easy to set up and customize – and it’s loaded with great features!

This package installs Thunderbird in the first language which matches this list:

  1. Install arguments override parameter if present, e.g. choco install Thunderbird -installArgs l=en-GB. To get a list of all available locales have a look at this folder: http://releases.mozilla.org/pub/mozilla.org/thunderbird/releases/latest/win32/
  2. If Thunderbird is already installed: the same language as the already installed Thunderbird.
  3. The Windows system language where the Thunderbird package gets installed.
  4. If Thunderbird does not support the system language, it will fallback to “en-US”

To install Mozilla Thunderbird, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install thunderbird --version 31.6.0

To upgrade Mozilla Thunderbird, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade thunderbird --version 31.6.0

Files

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  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    # ---------------- Function definitions ------------------
    
    
    function GetUninstallPath () {
      $regUninstallDir = 'HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\'
      $regUninstallDirWow64 = 'HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\'
    
      $uninstallPaths = $(Get-ChildItem $regUninstallDir).Name
    
      if (Test-Path $regUninstallDirWow64) {
        $uninstallPaths += $(Get-ChildItem $regUninstallDirWow64).Name
      }
    
      $uninstallPath = $uninstallPaths -match "Mozilla Thunderbird [\d\.]+ \([^\s]+ [a-zA-Z\-]+\)" | Select -First 1
      return $uninstallPath
    }
    
    function GetLocale($installArguments) {
    
      $availableLocales = Get-Content "$env:TEMP\chocolatey\Thunderbird\availableLocales.html"
    
      # --- Get locale from installArgs if specified
    
      $argumentMap = ConvertFrom-StringData $installArguments
      $localeFromInstallArgs = $argumentMap.Item('l')
    
      # ---
    
      # --- Get already installed locale if available
    
      $uninstallPath = GetUninstallPath($null)
    
      $alreadyInstalledLocale = $uninstallPath -replace ".+\s([a-zA-Z\-]+)\)", '$1'
    
    
      # ---
    
      # --- Other locales
    
      $systemLocaleAndCountry = (Get-Culture).Name
      $systemLocaleTwoLetter = (Get-Culture).TwoLetterISOLanguageName
      $fallbackLocale = 'en-US'
    
      # ---
    
      $locales = $localeFromInstallArgs, $alreadyInstalledLocale, $systemLocaleAndCountry, $systemLocaleTwoLetter, $fallbackLocale
    
      foreach ($locale in $locales) {
        $localeMatch = $availableLocales -match "os=win&lang=$locale`"" | Select -First 1
        if ($localeMatch -and $locale -ne $null) {
          break
        }
      }
    
      return $locale
    }
    
    function AlreadyInstalled($version) {
      $uninstallEntry = "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Mozilla Thunderbird ${version}*"
      $uninstallEntryWow64 = "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Mozilla Thunderbird ${version}*"
    
      if ((Test-Path $uninstallEntry) -or (Test-Path $uninstallEntryWow64)) {
        return $true
      } else {
        return $false
      }
    }
    
    # ----------------------------------
    
    
    
    
    $packageName = 'thunderbird'
    $fileType = 'exe'
    $version = '31.6.0'
    
    $urlFile = 'https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/thunderbird/all.html'
    $filePath = "$env:TEMP\chocolatey\$packageName"
    
    try {
        $alreadyInstalled = AlreadyInstalled($version)
    
      if ($alreadyInstalled) {
        Write-Host "Thunderbird $version is already installed."
      } else {
    
    
        if (-not (Test-Path $filePath)) {
          New-Item -ItemType directory -Path $filePath
        }
    
        Get-ChocolateyWebFile 'locales list for Thunderbird' "$env:TEMP\chocolatey\$packageName\availableLocales.html" $urlFile
    
        $locale = GetLocale($installArguments)
    
    
        $url = "http://download.mozilla.org/?product=thunderbird-$version&os=win&lang=$locale"
    
    
        Install-ChocolateyPackage $packageName $fileType '-ms' $url
      }
    
    } catch {
      Write-ChocolateyFailure $packageName $($_.Exception.Message)
      throw
    }
    
  • tools\chocolateyUninstall.ps1 Show
    $unfile = "Mozilla Thunderbird\uninstall\helper.exe"
    
    if (Test-Path "${Env:ProgramFiles(x86)}\$unfile") {
      $unpath = "${Env:ProgramFiles(x86)}\$unfile"
    }
    if (Test-Path "${Env:ProgramFiles}\$unfile") {
      $unpath = "${Env:ProgramFiles}\$unfile"
    }
    Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage 'thunderbird' 'exe' '-ms' "$unpath"
    
    Write-Host The Thunderbird profiles in %appdata% and %localappdata% must be deleted manually if desired.
    

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Dependencies

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Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Mozilla

Copyright

Mozilla. All rights reserved.

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Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Mozilla Thunderbird 60.5.1 4396 Thursday, February 14, 2019 approved
Mozilla Thunderbird 60.5.0 10405 Wednesday, January 30, 2019 approved
Mozilla Thunderbird 60.4.0 15027 Friday, December 21, 2018 approved
Mozilla Thunderbird 60.3.3 8869 Tuesday, December 11, 2018 approved
Mozilla Thunderbird 60.3.2 9011 Friday, November 30, 2018 approved
Mozilla Thunderbird 60.3.1 10812 Thursday, November 15, 2018 approved
Mozilla Thunderbird 60.3.0 10323 Thursday, November 1, 2018 approved
Mozilla Thunderbird 60.2.1 16647 Wednesday, October 3, 2018 approved
Mozilla Thunderbird 60.0 24038 Monday, August 6, 2018 approved
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