Re: [Evolution] Filter woes

On Fri, 2003-11-14 at 17:00, Lloyd D Budd wrote:
On Wed, 2003-11-12 at 15:39, RN wrote:
The problem is that the "move to folder" and "delete" functions don't
work correctly with incoming mail.  The "move" works like a "copy", and
I end up with duplicate mail, and the "delete" doesn't delete.

Oddly, I was specifically looking to see if there was an update on this
issue.  I do not believe that there is a conclusion.

I think you've been on a bit of a wild goose chase!  I noticed a similar
behaviour with some of my filters, but not with others.  I found the
reason is the filters work slightly differently in different versions of

After your 'move' or 'delete' add an extra action called 'stop
processing'.  This way, if there is another filter further down the
line, that won't act on the message as well.  This got rid of my

Iain Buchanan <iain pcorp nospam com au>

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paying literary men by the quantity they do NOT write.

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