install evolution-ews on ubuntu 12.04

Install evolution-ews for evolution 3.2.3 on ubuntu 12.04

This is a nice post, I adopted from “” for my use and share with others.


Made script for automatic evolution-ews plugin install.
By default ubuntu 12.04 uses evolution 3.2.3 and there are no evolution-ews package in repository.
Use evolution-ews plugin the same version as Your evolution mail client version.

If You want to compile and edit configuration file manualy, script automates everything that is written in this post:
Adding MS exchange compability with evolution-ews in ubuntu 12.04

Download link:

chmod +x

sudo apt-get install evolution libc6-dev-i386 evolution-data-server-dev pkg-config intltool gtk-3.0 gconf-2.0 libgconf2-dev libedataserver1.2-dev libedataserverui-3.0-dev libebackend1.2-dev libecal1.2-dev libedata-cal1.2-dev libedata-book1.2-dev evolution-dev libtool liblogthread-dev gtk-doc-tools
rm -rf evolution-ews-3.2.3
tar -xvf evolution-ews-3.2.3.tar.xz
cd evolution-ews-3.2.3
sed -i -e s/"AC_CONFIG_HEADERS(config.h)"/"AC_CONFIG_HEADERS(config.h)\nAC_CHECK_LIB(gthread-2.0, g_thread_init)"/g
sed -i -e s/"-DGSEAL_ENABLE"/"-DGSEAL_ENABLE\n\t-Wno-error=deprecated-declarations"/g
sudo make install
echo "Done!!!"

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