Re: [Evolution] options on download

Jeffrey Stedfast wrote:

As Jamie stated earlier, UIDL is broken on a lot of POP providers
It's not even reasonable to depend on UIDL when available,

I really think you're missing the high order bit here.

It doesn't matter that it's not reliable.

It doesn't matter that it's not pretty.

It doesn't matter that the POP3 protocol is a crockish piece of shit.

You have to do it anyway.  It's just that simple.

If you don't, the users won't use your software.  
Acknowlege, and move on.

Jamie Zawinski
jwz jwz org   
jwz dnalounge com

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