[sylpheed:35472] Re: Sylpheed 3.x for Mac OS X

穴澤亮 anazawa at kuc.biglobe.ne.jp
Fri Oct 12 03:23:19 JST 2012

Dear Sab,

Yamamoto-san tried to compile Sylpheed for Mac OS X a year ago using GTK-OSX:

At this time, input methods didn't work at all.
It's a fatal problem for the users.

Although Sylpheed works fine on XQuartz,
it's far from "Sylpheed.app" ;)


On Fri, 5 Oct 2012 11:54:18 +0100
rumi_ml at rtfm.hu (Szabolcs Rumi) wrote:

> Hi there,
> I'm wondering whether somebody could help me out with a Sylpheed 3.x
> (latest stable) .dmg package compiled for Mac OS X 10.5.8 (Leopard).
> I'm trying to replace Thunderbird on an old Macmini running Leopard
> on 1 GB of RAM with something that is not such a resource hog. As
> I've been using Sylpheed on my Linux workstations continuously for
> more than 10 years with great success, I thought it could be the
> solution for this Mac as well - is actually used by a cute Japanese
> goth girl at my current employer. :)
> Could anybody please help?
> I won't miss this opportunity to thank Hiroyuki-san and all other
> contributors for their efforts on developing this great program.
> Maybe you wouldn't mind an excerpt from the headers of the very
> first message I ever sent using Sylpheed - proving my 10 years
> "anniversary" exactly 2 weeks ago:
> Date: Sat, 21 Sep 2002 13:35:01 +0200
> X-Mailer: Sylpheed version 0.8.3 (GTK+ 1.2.10; i386-debian-linux-gnu)
> And the project is still going strong - what a great achievement! :)
> Thanks,
> Sab

穴澤亮 <anazawa at kuc.biglobe.ne.jp>

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