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System Name: bbdb
Name: Insidious Big Brother Database
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This project is not part of the GNU Project.

BBDB is the Insidious Big Brother Database for GNU Emacs. It provides an address book for email and snail mail addresses, phone numbers and the like. It can be linked with various Emacs mail clients (Message and Mail mode, Rmail, Gnus, MH-E, Mu4e, VM, and Wanderlust). BBDB is fully customizable.

BBDB recently went through a major re-write which has been released as BBDB 3. BBDB 3 is fully compatible with GNU Emacs 24 and 25 (but not with older versions of GNU Emacs nor -so far- with Xemacs).

Registration Date: Sat 21 Aug 2010 02:41:00 PM UTC
License: GNU General Public License v3 or later
Development Status: 5 - Production/Stable


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Support for GNU Emacs 23 discontinued
     posted by winkler, Sun 29 Jan 2017 05:29:19 AM UTC - 0 replies

Support for GNU Emacs 23 has been discontinued in the development branch of BBDB. The last release 3.1.2 still supports it and GNU Emacs 25.1 has been released in the meanwhile.

Support for Mu4e and Wanderlust have been added
     posted by winkler, Tue 30 Aug 2016 08:38:29 PM UTC - 0 replies
BBDB 3.1.2 released
     posted by winkler, Sun 27 Apr 2014 08:17:05 PM UTC - 0 replies

This is a bugfix release.

BBDB 3.1.1 has been released
     posted by winkler, Wed 12 Mar 2014 07:48:09 PM UTC - 0 replies

The lisp code in BBDB 3.1.1 is identical to the lisp code in BBDB 3.1. Only the autoconf and automake scripts have been updated.

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