[lug] Mozilla mail client misses messages?
bgiles at coyotesong.com
Mon Jan 19 15:22:27 MST 2004
Jeff Schroeder wrote:
> In reality, Mozilla "tags" the message as deleted and simply doesn't
> render it in the Inbox. IIRC it has some kind of goofy index file that
> basically tells it what messages to show. If you run a "compact
> folders" command (under File, I think) it'll go through all its mail
> files and clean up-- by removing the tagged messages for real. At that
> point your Java client should see the same thing.
Yeah, 'compacting' the folder seems to have done the trick. Silly
me, I thought 'compacting' a folder would do something major like,
I dunno, archiving all messages older than a few months.
Thanks to all for the help.
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