claws-mail - The user-friendly, lightweight and fast GTK2 based email client

Property Value
Distribution Mageia 4.1
Repository Mageia Core Updates i586
Package name claws-mail
Package version 3.11.1
Package release 1.1.mga4
Package architecture i586
Package type rpm
Installed size 12.64 MB
Download size 2.55 MB
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Claws-Mail is an e-mail client (and news reader) based on GTK+, running
on X Window System, and aiming for:
* Quick response
* Graceful, and sophisticated interface
* Easy configuration, intuitive operation
* Abundant features
The appearance and interface are similar to some popular e-mail clients for
Windows, such as Outlook Express, Becky!, and Datula. The interface is also
designed to emulate the mailers on Emacsen, and almost all commands are
accessible with the keyboard.
The messages are managed by MH format, and you'll be able to use it together
with another mailer based on MH format (like Mew). You can also utilize
fetchmail or/and procmail, and external programs on receiving (like inc or
This is an improved version over the "bare" sylpheed package. It has
some additional features, and also extends existing features.
Addtitional features include:
o Scoring
o Spell checking
o Return receipts
Improved features include:
o SMTP Auth
o Filtering
o MIME attachments
o Integrated News reader
o Automatic mail checking
o Line-wrapping
o XML-based addressbook
o Newly arrived and unread message management
o Printing
o GnuPG support
o Address book supports JPilot, LDAP, LDIF, and vCard data files
For a complete listing of Features:


Package Version Architecture Repository
claws-mail-3.11.1-1.1.mga4.x86_64.rpm 3.11.1 x86_64 Mageia Core Updates
claws-mail-3.11.1-1.mga4.i586.rpm 3.11.1 i586 Mageia Core Updates
claws-mail-3.11.1-1.mga4.x86_64.rpm 3.11.1 x86_64 Mageia Core Updates
claws-mail-3.9.3-1.mga4.i586.rpm 3.9.3 i586 Mageia Core
claws-mail-3.9.3-1.mga4.x86_64.rpm 3.9.3 x86_64 Mageia Core
claws-mail - - -


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Name Value
claws-mail == 1:3.11.1-1.1.mga4
claws-mail(x86-32) == 1:3.11.1-1.1.mga4
mimehandler(x-scheme-handler/mailto) -


Type URL
Binary Package claws-mail-3.11.1-1.1.mga4.i586.rpm
Source Package claws-mail-3.11.1-1.1.mga4.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Enable Mageia Core Updates repository on Install and Remove Software
  2. Update packages list:
    # urpmi.update -a
  3. Install claws-mail rpm package:
    # urpmi claws-mail




2014-12-07 - wally <wally> 1:3.11.1-1.1.mga4
+ Revision: 801790
- add patch to fix possible buffer overflow in embedded libytnef (CVE 2010-5109)
- drop ytnef BR
2014-10-31 - wally <wally> 1:3.11.1-1.mga4
+ Revision: 795026
- new version 3.11.1 for Mageia 4
* fixes CVE-2014-2576 (mga#14281)
2014-10-28 - wally <wally> 1:3.11.1-1.mga5
+ Revision: 794066
- new version 3.11.1
- drop appdata files (upstream decided to disable them)
2014-10-23 - wally <wally> 1:3.11.0-1.mga5
+ Revision: 792783
- new version 3.11.0
- build appdata files
2014-10-15 - umeabot <umeabot> 1:3.10.1-6.mga5
+ Revision: 738945
- Second Mageia 5 Mass Rebuild
2014-09-27 - tv <tv> 1:3.10.1-5.mga5
+ Revision: 726039
- rebuild for missing pythoneggs deps
2014-09-19 - wally <wally> 1:3.10.1-4.mga5
+ Revision: 697403
- split out (extra) tools
2014-09-18 - umeabot <umeabot> 1:3.10.1-3.mga5
+ Revision: 693619
- Rebuild to fix library dependencies
2014-09-16 - umeabot <umeabot> 1:3.10.1-2.mga5
+ Revision: 678418
- Mageia 5 Mass Rebuild
+ tv <tv>
- s/uggests:/Recommends:/
2014-06-09 - wally <wally> 1:3.10.1-1.mga5
+ Revision: 635237
- new version 3.10.1

See Also

Package Description
claws-mail-acpi-plugin-3.11.1-1.1.mga4.i586.rpm This plugin enables mail notification via LEDs on some laptops
claws-mail-acpi-plugin-3.11.1-1.mga4.i586.rpm This plugin enables mail notification via LEDs on some laptops
claws-mail-address_keeper-plugin-3.11.1-1.1.mga4.i586.rpm claws-mail plugin keeps all recipient addresses in an addressbook folder
claws-mail-address_keeper-plugin-3.11.1-1.mga4.i586.rpm claws-mail plugin keeps all recipient addresses in an addressbook folder
claws-mail-archive-plugin-3.11.1-1.1.mga4.i586.rpm Archiver plugin for claws-mail
claws-mail-archive-plugin-3.11.1-1.mga4.i586.rpm Archiver plugin for claws-mail
claws-mail-att_remover-plugin-3.11.1-1.1.mga4.i586.rpm This plugin for claws-mail enables the removal of attachments
claws-mail-att_remover-plugin-3.11.1-1.mga4.i586.rpm This plugin for claws-mail enables the removal of attachments
claws-mail-attachwarner-plugin-3.11.1-1.1.mga4.i586.rpm This plugin for claws-mail enables attachwarner
claws-mail-attachwarner-plugin-3.11.1-1.mga4.i586.rpm This plugin for claws-mail enables attachwarner
claws-mail-bogofilter-plugin-3.11.1-1.1.mga4.i586.rpm Bogofilter plugin for claws-mail
claws-mail-bogofilter-plugin-3.11.1-1.mga4.i586.rpm Bogofilter plugin for claws-mail
claws-mail-bsfilter-plugin-3.11.1-1.1.mga4.i586.rpm This plugin enables spam fitering through bsfilter
claws-mail-bsfilter-plugin-3.11.1-1.mga4.i586.rpm This plugin enables spam fitering through bsfilter
claws-mail-clamd-plugin-3.11.1-1.1.mga4.i586.rpm claws-mail plugin to enable scanning all received messages