Re: [Evolution] Blank From - blank Subject - ? Date

On Sat, 2004-01-24 at 22:21, John J. Foster wrote:
My server is

I have been connecting to this server in this manner for about 7 months
now with no problem. Also, wouldn't Kmail be requesting the same header
block to populate the message-list?

nope, not necessarily.


On Sat, 2004-01-24 at 21:58, Jeffrey Stedfast wrote:
Is your imap server

this problem is generally a symptom of a broken IMAP server that returns
an empty string when we request the header block from the server (which
is what we use in order to populate the message-list).


On Sat, 2004-01-24 at 21:56, John J. Foster wrote:
Good evening,
Am currently running Evolution 1.4.5 on Fedora Core 1 with both the
standard Redhat kernel and a generic 2.6.1 kernel. Evolution has worked
flawlessly for months, until a few evenings ago. I use both an IMAP
connection (from home) and a web based interface (from work) to my ISP.

I am now getting emails with blank "From" and "Subject" fields and with
a "?" mark in the "Date" field via the IMAP connection in the Header
pane. All email shows the correct size. The "From, Subject and Date"
fields all show correctly in the Preview pane and when opening the mail.
They are only blank during "Header" display via IMAP. (Headers show just
fine on the web-based connection).

This makes it impossible to determine what to delete off the server and
what to download for further reading. I am still on a 28.8 modem
connection, so I must make server-side determinations if I don't want to
wait forever and download garbage.

I temporarily configured Kmail and it shows the Header pane properly,
but I really don't like the application.

I've uninstalled and re-installed Evo via rpm - didn't help.
I tried moving the evolution sudirectory and letting it be re-created -
didn't help.
This affects all users on this machine.

Please help !

John J. Foster

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