[Wolves] Test mail

Dave Morley davmor2 at davmor2.co.uk
Thu Mar 12 09:54:30 UTC 2009

On Thu, 2009-03-12 at 09:47 +0000, Adam Sweet wrote:
> Dave Morley wrote:
> >> Cool. I'll send you the mail again if it's in my Sent Items. Haven't
> >> checked whether Evolution is saving them there.
> >>
> >> Ad
> >>
> > Ad if you using imap then you need to specify it iirc
> > 
> > Edit->Preferences
> > Mail Account tab
> > Edit your Account
> > Defaults tab and change the options there :)
> Yeah. Found and re-sent. It wasn't anything important anyway.
> Why does Evolution do that? Save sent mail in Sent in the 'On This
> Computer' folders instead of under your IMAP hierarchy? I don't want to
> save it separately from the rest of my IMAP mail. I don't want mail sent
> from one machine unavailable on every other. That makes no sense and to
> me, wastes screen real estate and creates psychological clutter with
> folders I don't want. I've over-ridden where Sent mail and Drafts are
> stored now, so they live in my IMAP tree.
> I also seem to have 2 Trash folders in my IMAP account with Evolution,
> one under Inbox which is used by Thunderbird and another which seems to
> contain most, but not all of the same stuff. I don't why there is a
> second one. This is why I've never liked Evolution but I decided to give
> it a trial to see what you get out of the Gnome integration, like the
> Evolution calendar hooking up to Gnome clock and so on.
> Not expecting an explanation, just shouting rhetorically into the wind.
> Ad
Mostly cause imap is a plugin it's not a default I think.  So although
the plugin is in by default I think it uses non-plugin defaults then you
need to select the others :(

It's a pain

Write a bug report upstream :)
Seek That Thy Might Know

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