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Simple Thunderbird build
Simple Thunderbird build
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Simple_Thunderbird_build
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NeedsEditorialReview, thunderbird, "Build documentation", Calendar
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n102      <li>Install <a class="external" href="http://ftp.mozilla.orn102      <li>Install <a class="external" href="http://ftp.mozilla.or
>g/pub/mozilla.org/mozilla/libraries/win32/MozillaBuildSetup-Lates>g/pub/mozilla.org/mozilla/libraries/win32/MozillaBuildSetup-Lates
>t.exe" rel="external nofollow" target="_blank" title="http://ftp.>t.exe" rel="external nofollow" target="_blank" title="http://ftp.
>mozilla.org/pub/mozilla.org/mozilla/libraries/win32/MozillaBuildS>mozilla.org/pub/mozilla.org/mozilla/libraries/win32/MozillaBuildS
>etup-Latest.exe">MozillaBuild</a>, a package of additional build >etup-Latest.exe">MozillaBuild</a>, a package of additional build 
>tools. (If you see a Windows error dialog giving you the option t>tools. (If you see a Windows error dialog giving you the option t
>o re-install with the 'correct settings', choose that option and >o re-install with the 'correct settings', choose that option and 
>after that all should be well.) (Another option is to use <a clas>after that all should be well.) (Another option is to use <a clas
>s=" external" href="http://benjamin.smedbergs.us/pymake/" title=">s="external" href="http://benjamin.smedbergs.us/pymake/" title="h
>http://benjamin.smedbergs.us/pymake/">pymake</a>, a Python implem>ttp://benjamin.smedbergs.us/pymake/">pymake</a>, a Python impleme
>entation of Make that uses Window's multi-core architecture and t>ntation of Make that uses Window's multi-core architecture and th
>hus significantly speeds up build time. See <a class=" external" >us significantly speeds up build time. See <a class="external" hr
>href="http://mikeconley.ca/blog/2011/11/30/build-thunderbird-fast>ef="http://mikeconley.ca/blog/2011/11/30/build-thunderbird-faster
>er-on-windows/" title="http://mikeconley.ca/blog/2011/11/30/build>-on-windows/" title="http://mikeconley.ca/blog/2011/11/30/build-t
>-thunderbird-faster-on-windows/">Mike Conley's blog post</a> for >hunderbird-faster-on-windows/">Mike Conley's blog post</a> for mo
>more information.)>re information.)
t115      First, if you're on Windows, you'll need to start work in at115      First, if you're on Windows, you'll need to start work in a
> directory with no spaces in the path (e.g. don't use "Documents > directory with no spaces in the path (e.g. don't use "Documents 
>and Settings"). You can pick any other location, but the root of >and Settings"). You can pick any location, although a path of 36 
>C: is handy:>characters has been known to make the "make -f client.mk" command
 > later fail because the path was too long. So keep the path very 
 >short and without any spaces. The root of C: is handy:

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