** Changed in: firefox (Ubuntu)
       Status: Triaged => Fix Committed

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Title:
  thunderbird not available in GNOME Software

Status in firefox package in Ubuntu:
  Fix Committed
Status in thunderbird package in Ubuntu:
  Triaged

Bug description:
  Ubuntu's firefox and thunderbird ship their app icons in
  /usr/share/pixmaps/

  Please move them to /usr/share/icons/hicolor/*/apps/ instead so that
  these apps can be shown as available for install in GNOME Software.

  References
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  http://appstream.ubuntu.com/bionic/main/issues/thunderbird.html
  http://appstream.ubuntu.com/bionic/main/issues/firefox.html
  
https://www.freedesktop.org/software/appstream/docs/chap-Metadata.html#tag-icon

  Original Report
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  I am filing this against Thunderbird, even though it also concerns another 
package (GNOME Software).

  Essentially, using a freshly installed Ubuntu GNOME 17.04, Thunderbird
  is not available in GNOME Software (the default software app for this
  flavour). You cannot find it via search or the packages browser.

  The only way to install it is via apt-get and even then it doesn't
  show in Software (see attached picture).

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