Geary - E-mail Client For Debian 11 or LMDE5 Linux


Geary - E-mail Client For Debian 11 or LMDE5 Linux.

Geary is a simple email application built around conversations, for the GNOME 3 desktop. It allows you to read, find and send email with a straightforward, modern interface.

The client supports:

Gmail, Outlook, Yahoo and others.

Latest version: 3.38.1
Size: 42.0MB
License: GNU LGPL v2.1
Maintained by: The GNOME Project, Elementary OS.

Enhancements included in this release:

  • Unread email count is now updated correctly.
  • Conversations load faster, smoother with better feedback.
  • Support for email accounts added via GNOME Online Accounts.
  • Improved account creation and management user interface.
  • Email flagged as deleted but not removed by other apps now hidden.
  • Individual messages in a conversation can be deleted.
  • Internal links in HTML email now work.
  • Supported ordered and unordered lists in the composer.
  • Rich text pasting improvements in the composer.
  • Plain text versions of rich text mail includes formatting.
  • Detached composers now remember their last used size.
  • Better reporting when a login, security or other problem occurs.
  • Reduced background synchronisation CPU use.
  • Improved handling when going online and offline.
  • Show an in-application notification when email has been sent.
  • Flag possibly spoofed email addresses.
  • Improve privacy when sending email using an alias.
  • Subject, sender and date are being shown when printed again.
  • Server compatibility improvements.
  • Build, testing and other infrastructure improvements.
  • Numerous bug fixes and minor user interface improvements.
  • Numerous user interface translation updates.

Debian 9 (Stretch) and later ships with the correct versions of the required libraries.

Install them by running this command:

sudo apt-get install valac libgirepository1.0-dev

Press Enter,

sudo apt-get install meson desktop-file-utils iso-codes libcanberra-dev

Press Enter,

sudo apt-get install libgee-0.8-dev libglib2.0-dev libgmime-2.6-dev libgtk-3-dev

Press Enter,

sudo apt-get install libsecret-1-dev libxml2-dev libnotify-dev libsqlite3-dev

Press Enter,

sudo apt-get install libwebkit2gtk-4.0-dev libgcr-3-dev libenchant-dev

Press Enter,

sudo apt-get install libunwind-dev libgoa-1.0-dev libjson-glib-dev itstool gettext

Press Enter,

How to install via a terminal window from source code:

Download here.

Read the INSTALL-file.


The easy way via a terminal window:

sudo apt-get install geary

Press Enter, done.

How to uninstall Geary:

sudo apt-get remove --purge geary*

Press Enter,

sudo apt-get clean

Press Enter,

sudo apt-get autoremove

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