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Bug 698670 - mail-client/balsa-2.5.9 version bump
Summary: mail-client/balsa-2.5.9 version bump
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Current packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal normal with 1 vote (vote)
Assignee: Gentoo Linux Gnome Desktop Team
Depends on:
Reported: 2019-10-27 16:42 UTC by Jack
Modified: 2020-08-24 07:48 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Description Jack 2019-10-27 16:42:05 UTC
From the balsa mailing list on 10/19

Hello everybody,

balsa-2.5.9 has been released.

Notable changes with respect to the 2.5.9 tag follow:

- HTML email layout fix.

You can download balsa-2.5.9 directly from

$ sha256sum balsa-2.5.9.tar.bz2

Enjoy mailing!

On behalf of the balsa team,


Reproducible: Always
Comment 1 theodor 2020-04-12 17:35:07 UTC
balsa-2.5.10 and 2.6.0 was released. Please update the ebuild.
Comment 2 Jack 2020-08-20 20:41:58 UTC
Not sure if should be depends on, or just see also.  Note that as of 2020-05-10, the Balsa web site says "You can now download balsa-2.5.11 and balsa-2.6.1. balsa-2.5.11 still links against gmime2.  balsa-2.6.1 links against gmime30. Both versions have a TLS server identity bug fixed."
Comment 3 Larry the Git Cow gentoo-dev 2020-08-24 07:48:10 UTC
The bug has been closed via the following commit(s):

commit 98480bf85d035209c098e69731307bd614321358
Author:     Mart Raudsepp <>
AuthorDate: 2020-08-24 07:43:40 +0000
Commit:     Mart Raudsepp <>
CommitDate: 2020-08-24 07:48:01 +0000

    mail-client/balsa: bump to 2.6.1
    Package-Manager: Portage-2.3.103, Repoman-2.3.20
    Signed-off-by: Mart Raudsepp <>

 mail-client/balsa/Manifest           |  1 +
 mail-client/balsa/balsa-2.6.1.ebuild | 75 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
 2 files changed, 76 insertions(+)