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thunderbird script to disable option: “delete message on server”

When I first started using Thunderbird. I overlooked that Thunderbird deletes message(on server) after 14 days. It gave me a HELL of a shock. When i checked my mail via web-browser(luckily hot-mail ...
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Launching Lightning from command line?

Is there a command that allows me to launch Thunderbird's Lightning from command line? I want to add a command to the Thunderbird launcher that allows me to open to a Lightning page.
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How can I `cat` a file as an attachment on a new Thunderbird email message from the command line?

As it says on the tin really. I would like to send some of my etc files to a colleague and it would be handy to cat them to a new Thunderbird email message. Is this possible? If so how?
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Can I “speak IMAP” and review my actual mail quota?

I'm trying to troubleshoot a frustrating inbox quota issue. Thunderbird says my inbox is 80% full. My ISP says it isn't. We made some tweaks and I should have 2G available (it had been "unlimited"). ...
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Terminal command to backup thunderbird address book?

Is there a terminal-command that backups thunderbird's addressbook? I would like to set up a cron-entry for that. Note that I only want to back up the address book, not my entire profile.