[Mageia-discuss] Kmail2, cannot send mails, error message: "Unkown collection"

Dimitrios Glentadakis dglent at gmail.com
Fri May 25 13:33:34 CEST 2012

Στις Παρασκευή 25 Μάιος 2012 04:57:13 Marc Paré έγραψε:
> Hi Dimitros,
> Le 2012-05-25 03:22, Dimitrios Glentadakis a écrit :
>  > I migrated to kmail2 and i cannot send messages. I have the error
>  > message: "Unknown collection"
>  >
>  > I use gmail with imap
>  >
> If you plan on using KMail as your primary mail agent, then you may want 
> to keep a watch on the KMail forums of the KDE Forums site[1]. They can 
> probably answer your questions more quickly there; there are recent 
> questions regarding the same problems as you are experiencing on that 
> forum[2]
> I have always wanted to migrate to KMail as all of the integration with 
> KDE makes sense to me. However, every time I look into it on the KMail 
> forums, it is clear that there are still on-going problems with it, and 
> to me, it is still too much of a gamble to use it if you use your email 
> professionally or if you value your email.
> The Thunderbird + Lightning (calendar)[3] extension are rock solid and 
> have caused me practically no problems in over more than a decade of 
> use. I use Thunder+Lightning for my e-zine work[4]. I receive over 
> 300-400 messages per day and they are all filtered into their respective 
> folders. I also have a huge contact list; I also have an extension that 
> queues up emails to be sent at a later date and time[5]; I also manage 
> my 78 year old mother and father-in-law's Google calendar remotely with 
> an extension to the Lightning calendar[6].
> You can also do your IMAP Gmail with Thunderbird.
> Cheers,
> Marc
> [1] 
> http://forum.kde.org/viewforum.php?f=215&sid=620a4acded968f3c173e9520e0e8d7b6
> [2] http://forum.kde.org/viewtopic.php?f=215&t=99353
> [3] https://addons.mozilla.org/en-us/thunderbird/addon/lightning/?src=search
> [4] http://www.EarlyMusicNews.org
> [5] https://addons.mozilla.org/en-us/thunderbird/addon/send-later-3/
> [6] 
> https://addons.mozilla.org/en-us/thunderbird/addon/provider-for-google-calendar/?src=ss

Hopefully now it works. I don't know what happened but it sends the messages without problem. It seems that multiple reboots are therapeutic !

Dimitrios Glentadakis

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