[kde-freebsd] Kmail duplicating e-mail messages on IMAP server

Raphael Kubo da Costa kubito at gmail.com
Wed Sep 8 20:08:02 CEST 2010

At Tue, 07 Sep 2010 14:56:01 -0400,
Joe Kraft wrote:
> I'm using KMail (v 1.13.5) which came with KDE 4.4.5 and FBSD 8.1.
> I'm using an IMAP mailbox on Godaddy's mail server.  I'm having a weird 
> issue I'm having trouble tracking down and looking for help to figure it 
> out.  I see some similar things have happened before, but none seems like 
> this.
> Every time I check e-mail it duplicates the e-mail from one person. Always 
> the same person.  Every time KMail checks my mailbox, it generates an 
> additional mail item from this person.
> It does not happen when using the web mail interface, when using Outlook 
> 2007 or when using my with Windows Mobile 6.1.  Only when checking mail from 
> KMail.
> I used the web mail interface and deleted all mail from this person.  
> Everything worked fine for a day with no duplication problems.  I sent them 
> an e-mail this morning to test things out and it's duplicating their 
> messages.  I'm relatively confident it has something to do with their e-mail 
> in particular.
> I'm open to any suggestions... or requests for further information.

Hmm, this does not seem to be FreeBSD-specific. I'd suggest asking
about this in the KDE forums or in the kdepim-users mailing list (or
even filing a bug report).

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