Balsa - an e-mail client for GNOME

Balsa is an e-mail client for GNOME, highly configurable and incorporating all the features you would expect in a robust mail client.

News

2013-04-27
balsa-2.5.1 - next batch of improvents for your mailing pleasure!
2013-02-28
balsa-2.5.0 - buildable against gtk3 - goes official!
2013-02-14
balsa-2.4.14 can be built on fedora-18.
2012-10-29
balsa-2.4.13 is released with a few minor bug fixes. We release also gtk3-enabled balsa snapshot.
2012-04-20
balsa-2.4.12 comes with crypto-related improvements. We release also balsa with gtk3 snapshot.
2011-11-22
balsa-2.4.11 handles better command line options.
2011-06-13
balsa-2.4.10 fixes some old bugs.
2010-11-19
balsa-2.4.9 builds against most recent libs.
2010-08-21
balsa-2.4.8 supports IMAP QUOTA and MYRIGHTS extensions.
2010-02-13
balsa-2.4.7 comes with a few minor bug fixes.
2010-01-27
balsa-2.4.3 to 2.4.5 had few glitches that were quickly fixed. balsa-2.4.6 contains the improvements.
2010-01-24
balsa-2.4.5 is released. It fixes the building problem observed for 2.4.3 in certain fairly common configurations.
2010-01-23
balsa-2.4.3 is released. It comes with a long set of new features including customization for netbooks and other systems with small screens.
2009-12-06
balsa-2.4.2 is released. It comes with improved library compatibility (openssl, gtk, libnm, webkit) and works better under Mac OS X.
2009-08-09

We release balsa-2.4.1 that comes with several fixes for problems that people see on recent distributions.

2009-05-25

We release balsa-2.4.0 that requires gmime 2.4.0 or newer.

2009-05-23

Balsa website moves to http://pawsa.fedorapeople.org/balsa/.

2009-01-18

balsa-2.3.28 fixes a bunch of bugs!

2008-12-30

balsa-2.3.27 comes with a rich set of improvements, some of them experimental.

2008-09-07

balsa-2.3.26 formats flowed messages better.

2008-06-14

balsa-2.3.25 can access GMail via IMAP.

2008-05-31

balsa-2.3.24 can access files over fuse mounts (smb, ssh etc.) and send HTML messages if really needed.

2008-03-20

balsa-2.3.23 should be bit faster and leak memory less.

2007-12-25

balsa-2.3.22 ships with many improvements in the compose window, including new address widgets and simpler spell checking language selection.

2007-12-08

balsa-2.3.21 migrates the UI interface to GtkUIManager and fixes a number of bugs.

2007-09-07

balsa-2.3.20 fixes a buffer overflow in the IMAP code.

2007-08-25

balsa-2.3.19 can be compiled against development GNOME releases.

2007-07-04

balsa-2.3.17 adds APOP server signature verification and few other capabilitites.

2007-05-27

balsa-2.3.16 fixes few minor but annoying bugs in 2.3.15.

2007-05-01

balsa-2.3.15 supports GtkPrint, LDAP referrals, IMAP BINARY and comes with a number of bug fixes!

2006-12-12

balsa-2.3.14 contains few more performance fixes and new features.

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Reviews

LinuxPlanet
Connecting with GNOME Mail Clients by Michael Hall
LinuxWorld
Joe's mail woes by Joe Barr