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It has no problem reading mbox folders. Just put/link them to the "Local" account directory. I always define the later to be ~/mail so I can access my local folders either from thunderbird or pine.
A look at Thunderbird 3
Posted Jan 7, 2010 16:11 UTC (Thu) by zonker (subscriber, #7867)
Posted Jan 7, 2010 16:33 UTC (Thu) by evgeny (guest, #774)
PS. My guess why thunderbird doesn't use ~/mail by default for local folders is that historically there have been several mail folder formats and not all of them it recognizes. However, mbox specifically is o.k.
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