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Thunderbird won't start

Postby runbei on Tue May 18, 2010 8:17 pm

installed Mint 9 - nice. However, Thunderbird (default install) won't start. It doesn't show in the system monitor, yet it gives the following message then exits:

Thunderbird is already running, but is not responding. To open a new window, you must first close the existing Thunderbird process, or restart your system.
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Re: Thunderbird won't start

Postby dawgdoc on Tue May 18, 2010 8:30 pm

One way to
close the existing Thunderbird process,

is to open a terminal and enter
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killall thunderbird


then you should be able to restart Thunderbird
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