Years later, kmail still is not a viable email client?

Marek Kochanowicz sirherrbatka at
Mon Oct 12 05:56:33 BST 2020

It works completly fine for me and has been for years now.

dragon at pisze:
> Long time ago I  was using kmail, until it become slow and buggy.
> Many would say that Akonadi was too blame.
> Now after years I again try to use kmail again (since Thunderbird
> butchered the PGP and its integrated support if it is subpar).
> But kmail again stops working after short while - all emails are in
> "Connection Established" state (in config - accounts - receiving).
> Quick googling leads to threads from 5-7 years ago, again pointing at
> fault of Akondai.
> Was this a mistake to use Akonadi (or add enough polish to work over
> this problems)?
> Should someone start kmail3 that actually can be usable?
> First of, the error reporting/debugging is not intuitive nor informative.

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