This is the Polarbar Mailer build download page where recent,
untested builds of Polarbar are made available for
testing purposes. Here you can download the absolute latest release
of the software for installation on your local system. New builds are
placed here approximately every hour, unless of course, the developers
decided to take a break (good, free help is so hard to find these days!).
These builds are mainly intended to be used by developers and QA
volunteers in preparation for the next release of Polarbar. Please
read the disclaimer before attempting to use anything posted here.
Polarbar Mailer is not a Java applet, but a Java application and
therefore must run directly from your computer. If you need more
information regarding Java and using it on your system, check our
Disclaimer:This software has not been tested
at all. All risks associated with using the hourly build
are your own and we cannot guarantee it will even start. Make sure you
take the necessary precautions. Do not use this release against your
mail data without proper backups! If you want a stable release
of Polarbar, go here.
There is a user-to-user support
forum which discusses the various bugs, fixes, and future features
of the software. Help with the software can be obtained in the forum.
You need to download the Log4J Jar file once. You also need to download
once the cryptix.jar and cryptix-pgp.jar if you want PGP support (not
current with the latest PGP releases).
NOTE: As of build 2266, Polarbar requires the JavaMail
support Jar files, mail.jar and activation.jar. These
two Jar files must also be reflected in the CLASSPATH Polarbar uses
when it runs. This may require you to update your Polarbar startup
script (.bat, .cmd, shell script, etc.) and add these Jar files in the
Be sure to view the
Polarbar build log file to make sure the build actually worked!
For users with lots of faith in the development team<g>, you
can run the hourly build directly using
Java Web Start
technology by following this link.
The current build number is 2324