How to Install and Uninstall thunderbird Package on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa)

Last updated: May 30,2024

1. Install "thunderbird" package

This guide covers the steps necessary to install thunderbird on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa)

$ sudo apt update $ sudo apt install thunderbird

2. Uninstall "thunderbird" package

This guide let you learn how to uninstall thunderbird on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):

$ sudo apt remove thunderbird $ sudo apt autoclean && sudo apt autoremove

3. Information about the thunderbird package on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa)

Package: thunderbird
Architecture: amd64
Version: 1:115.6.0+build2-0ubuntu0.20.04.1
Priority: optional
Section: mail
Origin: Ubuntu
Maintainer: Ubuntu Mozilla Team
Bugs: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+filebug
Installed-Size: 251070
Provides: mail-reader
Depends: libasound2 (>= 1.0.16), libatk1.0-0 (>= 1.12.4), libc6 (>= 2.30), libcairo-gobject2 (>= 1.10.0), libcairo2 (>= 1.10.0), libdbus-1-3 (>= 1.9.14), libdbus-glib-1-2 (>= 0.78), libfontconfig1 (>= 2.12.6), libfreetype6 (>= 2.3.5), libgcc-s1 (>= 4.2), libgdk-pixbuf2.0-0 (>= 2.22.0), libglib2.0-0 (>= 2.37.0), libgtk-3-0 (>= 3.13.7), libharfbuzz0b (>= 0.6.0), libpango-1.0-0 (>= 1.14.0), libpangocairo-1.0-0 (>= 1.14.0), libstdc++6 (>= 9), libx11-6, libx11-xcb1 (>= 2:1.6.9), libxcb-shm0, libxcb1, libxcomposite1 (>= 1:0.4.5), libxcursor1 (>> 1.1.2), libxdamage1 (>= 1:1.1), libxext6, libxfixes3, libxi6, libxrandr2 (>= 2:1.4.0), libxrender1, libxtst6
Recommends: myspell-en-us | hunspell-dictionary | myspell-dictionary, libcanberra0, libdbusmenu-glib4, libdbusmenu-gtk3-4
Suggests: thunderbird-gnome-support, ttf-lyx, libotr5
Conflicts: mozilla-thunderbird
Breaks: enigmail (<< 2:2.2), jsunit (<< 0.2.2-2ubuntu1), thunderbird-gnome-support (<= 3.0.4+nobinonly-0ubuntu3), tinyjsd (<< 1.2+git1-1ubuntu1)
Replaces: mozilla-thunderbird, thunderbird-gnome-support (<= 3.0.4+nobinonly-0ubuntu3)
Filename: pool/main/t/thunderbird/thunderbird_115.6.0+build2-0ubuntu0.20.04.1_amd64.deb
Size: 62129904
MD5sum: bc0322952c40b76ab143b61c60738d32
SHA1: 5933dad9b3d3acc6ec60b081073330b608243deb
SHA256: b8e52de4b07cee3d8a759496ab3a557e0aec1bd89cb3865585fae8adb631d6c1
SHA512: 90fa2406a0ae82cc0c5e70aac6768f9057bab14d7ce4704870de2bd64ddb6e7396addcdeeeabd12d894388fab8861316c075a0fc781096fe41ece4a9738db9ac
Description: Email, RSS and newsgroup client with integrated spam filter
Description-md5: 68ed1001b79d708ad48956a0c129114d
Task: ubuntu-desktop, ubuntu-desktop-default-languages, ubuntu-desktop-default-languages, ubuntu-desktop-default-languages, ubuntu-desktop-default-languages, ubuntu-desktop-default-languages, ubuntu-desktop-default-languages, ubuntu-desktop-default-languages, ubuntu-desktop-default-languages, kubuntu-desktop, kubuntu-full, xubuntu-desktop, ubuntustudio-desktop, ubuntukylin-desktop

Package: thunderbird
Architecture: amd64
Version: 1:68.7.0+build1-0ubuntu2
Priority: optional
Section: mail
Origin: Ubuntu
Maintainer: Ubuntu Mozilla Team
Bugs: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+filebug
Installed-Size: 174096
Provides: mail-reader
Depends: libatk1.0-0 (>= 1.12.4), libc6 (>= 2.30), libcairo-gobject2 (>= 1.10.0), libcairo2 (>= 1.10.0), libdbus-1-3 (>= 1.9.14), libdbus-glib-1-2 (>= 0.78), libfontconfig1 (>= 2.12.6), libfreetype6 (>= 2.10.1), libgcc-s1 (>= 3.3), libgdk-pixbuf2.0-0 (>= 2.22.0), libglib2.0-0 (>= 2.31.8), libgtk-3-0 (>= 3.4), libharfbuzz0b (>= 0.6.0), libpango-1.0-0 (>= 1.14.0), libpangocairo-1.0-0 (>= 1.14.0), libpangoft2-1.0-0 (>= 1.14.0), libsqlite3-0 (>= 3.14.0), libstartup-notification0 (>= 0.8), libstdc++6 (>= 9), libx11-6, libx11-xcb1 (>= 2:1.6.9), libxcb-shm0, libxcb1, libxcomposite1 (>= 1:0.3-1), libxcursor1 (>> 1.1.2), libxdamage1 (>= 1:1.1), libxext6, libxfixes3, libxi6, libxrender1, libxt6
Recommends: myspell-en-us | hunspell-dictionary | myspell-dictionary, libcanberra0, libdbusmenu-glib4, libdbusmenu-gtk3-4
Suggests: thunderbird-gnome-support, ttf-lyx
Conflicts: mozilla-thunderbird
Breaks: thunderbird-couchdb, thunderbird-gnome-support (<= 3.0.4+nobinonly-0ubuntu3)
Replaces: mozilla-thunderbird, thunderbird-gnome-support (<= 3.0.4+nobinonly-0ubuntu3)
Filename: pool/main/t/thunderbird/thunderbird_68.7.0+build1-0ubuntu2_amd64.deb
Size: 42635092
MD5sum: 6c12e8622f1bfedc293b6a3f0bfdbb4d
SHA1: b32efdcab208a497786a50a27914283708c607a7
SHA256: ffaf21ddab679b367d0975f24a4fcbfc32a27e6f5b1cce0679748645d3537992
Description: Email, RSS and newsgroup client with integrated spam filter
Description-md5: 68ed1001b79d708ad48956a0c129114d
Task: ubuntu-desktop, ubuntu-desktop-default-languages, ubuntu-desktop-default-languages, ubuntu-desktop-default-languages, ubuntu-desktop-default-languages, ubuntu-desktop-default-languages, ubuntu-desktop-default-languages, ubuntu-desktop-default-languages, ubuntu-desktop-default-languages, kubuntu-desktop, kubuntu-full, xubuntu-desktop, ubuntustudio-desktop, ubuntukylin-desktop