I have fixed things in a way but not the way I wanted to.
I reinstalled Sabayon 4 and emerged thunderbird.
After doing this I clicked on firefox and it works.
I clicked on thunderbird and it also works.
What I had been doing with other distros was to save /home/leo to another hard drive.
I would then after making sure firefox and thunderbird worked as to copy the saved files to the newly installed Sabayon.
IN all the other Distro, this worked just fine.
All my mail, usenet, and settings for Firefox and Thunderbird would be in and working.
Doing this copying from the saved /home/leo screwed things up so I could not get them to run by clicking on them.
This time I manually set all the setting I use in Firefox and thunderbird and this is what I have now.
Both Firefox and Thunderbird come up by clicking and my settings are as I like them.
It was a lot more work and If I have to reinstall Sabayon, I will be back to having all this work to do.
By the way; I have never heard of the "equo" command. I thank you for pointing it out to me.
I just might reinstall Sabayon to another partition and see how I can use it to fix things after I have done the copying of the saved files like I do in the other distros I have.
Thanks much for the reply to my query.
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