User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:18.104.22.168) Gecko/20080207 Ubuntu/7.10 (gutsy) Firefox/22.214.171.124 Build Identifier: 126.96.36.199 (20080227) It would be wonderful if some future release of Thunderbird supported bzip2/gzip/other compressed folders, both IMAP and local. I use Thunderbird in parallel with mutt, and recently recompiled mutt with the compressed folders patch ( patched in by default on Ubuntu ). It is quite the space saver. Thank you for your time! Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. 2. 3.
don't you have a file system which supports compressing folders ?