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Provides a class to install or remove Thunderbird.


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Version information

  • 0.2.1 (latest)
  • 0.2.0
  • 0.1.0
released Nov 3rd 2013

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mod 'jgoettsch-thunderbird', '0.2.1'
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Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install jgoettsch-thunderbird --version 0.2.1

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jgoettsch/thunderbird — version 0.2.1 Nov 3rd 2013


This modules provides classes to install or remove Thunderbird and some plugins.


To install Thunderbird:

class { 'thunderbird': }

To install the Enigmail plugin for Thunderbird:

class { 'thunderbird::enigmail': }

To install the Lightning plugin for Thunderbird:

class { 'thunderbird::lightning': }

To install the Google data provider for the Lightning plugin:

class { 'thunderbird::lightning::gdata': }


Currently only Fedora is supported.


jgoettsch-thunderbird is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

jgoettsch-thunderbird is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with jgoettsch-thunderbird. If not, see


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