Not Rated
Balsa is a highly configurable and robust mail client for the GNOME desktop. It supports both POP3 and IMAP servers as well as the mbox, maildir and mh local mailbox formats. Balsa also supports SMTP and/or the use of a local MTA such as Sendmail.

Some of Balsa's other features include:
* Allowing nested mailboxes
* Printing
* Spell Checking
* Multi-threaded mail retrieval
* MIME support (view images inline, save parts)
* GPE Palmtop, LDAP, LDIF and vCard address book support
* Multiple character sets for composing and reading messages
* File attachments on outgoing messages
* GPG/OpenPGP mail signing and encryption

Support for Kerberos and SSL has been enabled in this package.
Interface: Graphical (Gtk)
Associated Programs
ASpell GNU Aspell spell-checker
ca-certificates Common CA certificates
ispell International Ispell (an interactive spelling corrector)
lbdb The little brother's database for the mutt mail reader
Yelp Help browser for GNOME
Available deb Repositories (how-to add a respository)
Debian 32-bit 64-bit
stable 2.4.1-1+b1 2.4.1-1+b1
testing 2.4.12-1 2.4.12-1
sid 2.4.12-1 2.4.12-1

Ubuntu 32-bit 64-bit
lucid 2.4.1-1 2.4.1-1
precise 2.4.11-1 2.4.11-1

Available rpm Repositories

Rating: Not Rated (0 votes)

Login or Register to rate Balsa, add a Tag, or designate as an alternative to a Windows app

Upload Screenshots
Images must be in GIF, JPG, or PNG formats and can be no larger than 2 MB. Only one file can be uploaded at a time. A description can be included, but it is optional.
You must login or register to upload a screenshot.
Submit Web Links
Submit the title and link (including http://) to an article pertaining to Balsa and it will appear in the Web Links section of the right banner. Contact us here if an entry needs to be removed.
You must login or register to post links.

Write a Review

  • Allowed HTML tags: <a> <em> <strong> <cite> <code> <ul> <ol> <li> <dl> <dt> <dd>
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
More information about formatting options