Thunderbird plugin cannot index contacts

Bug #305778 reported by Jakub 'Livio' Rusinek on 2008-12-06
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Do
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Do Plugins
Wishlist
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Bug Description

Installing "Do.Thunderbird,1.0" addin...
The following add-ins will be installed:
 - Thunderbird v1.0
Installing Thunderbird v1.0

Cannot index Thunderbird contacts because a System.ArgumentNullException was thrown: Argument cannot be null.
Parameter name: path

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David Siegel (djsiegel-deactivatedaccount) wrote :

Where did you find the Thunderbird plugin? We abandoned it many releases ago.

Changed in do:
status: New → Invalid
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Jakub 'Livio' Rusinek (liviopl-pl) wrote :

I found it in GNOME Do's preferences as an checkbox.

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David Siegel (djsiegel-deactivatedaccount) wrote :

Marking as wishlist, as this is a community plugin.

Changed in do-plugins:
importance: Undecided → Wishlist
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Darian Anthony Patrick (darianapatrick) wrote :

I too am encountering this error, in 0.8.0-0~intrepid~ppa1. It's odd. It seem to worked okay in 0.6.1.0-0ubuntu2.

tags: added: community-plugins
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Igor Slepchin (igors) wrote :

FWIW, the fix for this is rather trivial, the plugin assumes thunderbird home dir is .mozilla-thunderbird, not .mozilla. I posted a two-line patch to https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=526145 but it'd be nice to get it integrated into the upstream...

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Igor Slepchin (igors) wrote :

Oops, I mean the home dir should be .thunderbird

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