Ubuntu 15.04 comes with Thunderbird version 31.7.0, but the current latest stable version is 38.0.1 (date: 1st July 2015).
$ apt-cache policy thunderbird thunderbird: Installed: 1:31.7.0+build1-0ubuntu0.15.04.1 Candidate: 1:31.7.0+build1-0ubuntu0.15.04.1 [...]
- Does it make sense to update?
- Why does Ubuntu not provide the latest version in its repository?
- How can I get it without too much pain?