[Mageia-discuss] KMail 4.8.2 in Magiea-2-beta3
maurice at bcs.org.uk
Mon Apr 23 19:11:58 CEST 2012
Being away from base for a while, I'm trying the Mageia-2 Beta3 on the
The install went well (apart from the difficulty persuading it to use
LABEL instead of UUID in /etc/fstab!).
I then struck a problem in KMail, though, when trying to Import
'maildir' email from Mandriva 2010.2.
No problem with Inbox (6,019 emails), but a bizarre result with
There were 4,859 emails to import from Sent-Mail, but only 1,027 made
During the import the number of emails done started to fluctuate
around 1006 - backwards and forwards, before finishing at 1027 (i.e.
over 3,000 emails missing (also 55 duplicates found).
Tried it twice. Same result.
So deleted the Sent-mail KMail-Import folder, and tried:
That worked quickly and perfectly - no emails missing - and KMail
handles the folder as normal.
Has anyone else come across anything like that?
(Retired in Surrey, UK)
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