Changes between Version 2 and Version 3 of Ticket #4495


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Sep 16, 2009, 9:48:03 AM (11 years ago)
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phoudoin
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  • Ticket #4495 – Description

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    1 1. Installed Haiku Alpha 1.
    2 2. Setup MDR
    3 3. Default Mail folders (inbox and out) did not exist under ~/mail
    4 4. MDR would not send email without said folders
    5 5. MDR displayed error message for ~/mail/inbox not existing
    6 6. MDR did not display error message for ~/mail/out existing
    7 7. Mail would not send without ~/mail/out folder
    8 8. Outbox mail would be created in ~/
     1Reproduction:
     2 1. Installed Haiku Alpha 1.
     3 1. Setup MDR
     4 1. Symptoms:
     5   1. Default Mail folders (inbox and out) did not exist under ~/mail
     6   1. MDR would not send email without said folders
     7   1. MDR displayed error message for ~/mail/inbox not existing
     8   1. MDR did not display error message for ~/mail/out existing
     9   1. Mail would not send without ~/mail/out folder
     10   1. Outbox mail would be created in ~/
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    10 MDR should make any folders that exist in its configuration if the folders do not in fact exist.
     12Workaround:
     13  * Create 'inbox' and 'out' in ~/mail if they are not created upon Alpha 1 install.
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    12 MDR should give an error message if the OUTBOX folder doesn't exist.
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    14 MDR should NOT put mail files in OTHER folders if the folders in the configuration do not exist.
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    16 WORKAROUND: Create 'inbox' and 'out' in ~/mail if they are not created upon Alpha 1 install.
     15Expected MDR behavior:
     16 * create any missing folders that exist in its configuration if the folders do not in fact exist.
     17 * give an error message if the OUTBOX folder doesn't exist.
     18 * NEVER put mail files in OTHER folders if the folders in the configuration do not exist.
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