Canonical published details about a mozilla-devscripts update for its Ubuntu 10.04 LTS (Lucid Lynx) operating system.Canonical has released a simple update for packaging tool used for the Thunderbird addons. This update provides an updated mozilla-devscripts which produces packaged addons compatible with the latest Thunderbird packaging.
The update was issued after Mozilla Thunderbird advanced to a new version, fixing some important security vulnerabilities.
For a more detailed description of this update, you can visit Canonicals’ security notification.
Users can get the new package by upgrading the operating systems to the latest mozilla-devscripts, specific to this distribution.
A normal system update, executed with the Update Manager, will implement all the necessary changes. A complete system restart is not necessary, but any locally built Thunderbird addon packages will need to be rebuilt with this version of mozilla-devscripts.