Unable to install update to Thunderbird 11

Asked by Jerry LeMasters on 2012-04-06

Download of the new Thunderbird 11 for installation as recommended succeeded, but I have been unable to install it. Please let me the steps in the procedure.

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Can you give the output of:

lsb_release -a; uname -a

Thanks

Jerry LeMasters (jlemasters) said : #2

The terminal screen has the following:

jrl-2@jrl2-RK549AA-ABA-SR2170NX:~$ lsb_release -a; uname -a
No LSB modules are available
Distributor ID: Ubuntu
Release: Ubuntu 11.04
Code name: natty
Linux jrl2-RK549AA-ABA-SR2170NX 2.6.38-13-generic-pae #57-Ubuntu SMP Mon Mar 5
20:00:10 UTC 2012 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux
jrl-2@jrl2-RK549AA-ABA-SR2170NX:~$

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:mozillateam/thunderbird-stable
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install thunderbird

Source:
http://www.unixmen.com/thunderbird-11-has-been-released-ppa-ubuntu-11-10-linuxmint/

Jerry LeMasters (jlemasters) said : #4

Thanks actionparsnip, that solved my question.

Jerry LeMasters (jlemasters) said : #5

Thanks for your rapid responses that worked very well.