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Re: "Deleted on server" error in KMail

On Tuesday 05 September 2006 02:58, Pierre Habouzit wrote:

> > Any idea what's going on?  Should I be worried about data loss here?
> > Is this a KMail problem or IMAP server problem?
> to complement what Fathi said: it asks you (before actually doing so) if
> it's ok to delete messages on your IMAP server, each time that it does
> a d-imap sync.
> So if it does not happen just after that you deleted some message in
> some folders, then it's a problem.

It happens separately for different folders, and doesn't seem to correspond to 
recently-deleted mail.  It has asked about my Sent folder many times (from 
which I NEVER delete anything), various mailing lists (which I clean out 
periodically, but haven't recently), pretty much anything that has mail 
filtered into it directly, I think.  I don't believe it's happened to any 
folders that don't get new entries except by me manually moving mail.

The error is also not asking about deleting mail on the server.  It's saying 
that mail has been deleted on the server, and asks if it's OK to delete 

Larry Garfield			AIM: LOLG42
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"If nature has made any one thing less susceptible than all others of 
exclusive property, it is the action of the thinking power called an idea, 
which an individual may exclusively possess as long as he keeps it to 
himself; but the moment it is divulged, it forces itself into the possession 
of every one, and the receiver cannot dispossess himself of it."  -- Thomas 

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