Opened 13 years ago

Closed 13 years ago

#4613 closed bug (fixed)

Email loss when cancelling seding mail with unencodable char

Reported by: humdinger Owned by: axeld
Priority: normal Milestone: R1
Component: Applications/Mail Version: R1/Development
Keywords: Cc:
Blocked By: Blocking:
Platform: All


This is hrev33154.

I replied to some email. After hitting "Send", an alert appeared informing me the mail contained an unencodeable character and I could either "Send" anyway, or try to fix it by pressing "Cancel".

Only, after pressing "Cancel" I didn't return to my reply-email! It was gone, gone! <Arrgl>.

Change History (4)

comment:1 by humdinger, 13 years ago

I just realized, that Mail is still hanging in the Deskbar though no window are open. I entered KDL and lo! there's my missing window "w>...." waiting.

So, looks like the reply is actually still there, only the window isn't shown. Hope that helps.

comment:2 by mmlr, 13 years ago

Same happened to me as well today. By using the Deskbar to "Close All" on Mail you actually get the alert and are able to save it as a draft before it'll close. Still this is extremely irritating and annoying.

comment:3 by axeld, 13 years ago

Owner: changed from bga to axeld
Status: newassigned

comment:4 by axeld, 13 years ago

Resolution: fixed
Status: assignedclosed

Fixed in hrev33936. I originally introduced that Hide() for a better user experience...

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