Re: [Evolution-hackers] Current issues with Evolution 2.12 / Exchange [SEC=UNCLASSIFIED]
- From: Paul Smith <psmith gnu org>
- To: Shane McEwan <s mcewan bom gov au>
- Cc: Evolution Hackers <Evolution-hackers gnome org>
- Subject: Re: [Evolution-hackers] Current issues with Evolution 2.12 / Exchange [SEC=UNCLASSIFIED]
- Date: Fri, 21 Sep 2007 01:02:00 -0400
On Fri, 2007-09-21 at 10:41 +1000, Shane McEwan wrote:
> 478151: I lose the ability to see older messages in my Exchange inbox
> This happened to me yesterday with 2.11.90! Restarting Evolution still
> wouldn't let me see any messages at all in my Exchange INBOX and would
> sometimes crash evolution-exchange-storage. Deleting
> fixed the problem.
Here's a question: did you notice what was the earliest visible email?
It sounds almost impossible to believe but EVERY time this happens to me
it happens the same way: all the mail in my Inbox before July 01, 2007
becomes invisible. It doesn't seem to matter how many emails I have in
my inbox after that, it's always that day. I've even deleted some of
the mail in early July and late June but it still happened the same way.
> > 442098: Folder list shows I have new Exchange mail, but it doesn't
> > appear in the summary
> This one has been happening to me since 2.8 but has mostly been fixed
> since I downloaded the 2.10 and 2.11 source and compiled my own rather
> than use the Fedora Core 6 package. However I can still make it happen
> every single time if I visit my "Unread Mail" search folder. "Unread
> Mail" searches two IMAP inboxes and one Exchange inbox for any
> messages received within 1 week or is not Read.
This used to happen very repeatably: I just had to visit my local Inbox
or my local Junk folder and *bang*, no new mail would show up in the
Now, it's not so easy; I think it might only be happening with the Junk
> Paul, thanks for the Subversion Makefile thingy. I've had a go running
> it on my Fedora Core 6 box and after a little bit of fiddling I've
> nearly got it to work. I just need to install a newer version of
> intltool (the FC6 supplied version is too old) and hopefully I'll get
> it to build.
> The only change I had to make to the Makefile to get it to work was on
> line 271. I had to change:
> $V pkg='$*'; $(SVN) checkout '$(SVNPKGURL)' "$$pkg"
> $V pkg='$*'; $(SVN) checkout "$(SVNPKGURL)" "$$pkg"
Doh! Stupid. OK, I put a fixed version up on the web.
Paul D. Smith <psmith gnu org> Find some GNU make tips at:
"Please remain calm...I may be mad, but I am a professional." --Mad Scientist
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