Re: odd behavior on closing mailbox [solved]
- From: Jack <ostroffjh sbcglobal net>
- To: balsa-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: odd behavior on closing mailbox [solved]
- Date: Mon, 06 Dec 2010 09:47:29 -0500
On 2010.12.06 02:00, Ildar Mulyukov wrote:
On 01.12.2010 03:48:14, Jack wrote:
I do not hide deleted messages, and I do have "Expunge deleted
messages when mailbox is closed" checked. Normally, this works as
expected. However, if I have a new compose message window open,
then deleted messages are not expunged when I close a mailbox
(tested mostly with inbox).
Do you mean New message or "Reply"?
If it's the 2nd then: Balsa wants to put the "Answered" flag on
originating message hence doesn't actually close the box => doesn't
purge deleted messages..
Thank you. Given that hint, I just tested again, and that's exactly
the situation. Composing a new message has no effect, but having a
reply open does show the behavior.
This actually reminds me of an issue with a proprietary mail system I
used many years ago - if you clicked "reply" and had the reply message
open for more than a few minutes, it would mark the original message as
replied to, even if you never actually sent the reply.
Would there be any point in making it a wish-list to actually expunge
deleted messages in this case, whether or not the mailbox is actually
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