Message-Size should report actual size even when the body is left on the server.

RESOLVED EXPIRED

Status

SeaMonkey
MailNews: Message Display
RESOLVED EXPIRED
15 years ago
12 years ago

People

(Reporter: David A. Cobb, Unassigned)

Tracking

Trunk
x86
Windows 2000

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Description

15 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; en-US; rv:1.5b) Gecko/20030712
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; en-US; rv:1.5b) Gecko/20030712

I recently had a problem that required me to throttle back the prefs.max_size.

"Truncated" messages appear in the Inbox, representing the bodies that were left
behind.  However, sadly, the Message-Size column on the UI shows the meaningless
size of the dummy message.  In this case, the most helpful piece of information
would have been the *actual* message size as reported by the POP3 "LIST" response.

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Set preference to limit the maximum size of messages to be downloaded.
2. Download a batch that includes messages above the maximum.


Actual Results:  
OBSERVE, the messages that were not downloaded show an actual "Subject: "
header, but a size of 1Kb - 3Kb.  ( The size of the dummy notification message,
more or less ).

Expected Results:  
Display the actual size of the message.
Product: Browser → Seamonkey

Updated

13 years ago
Assignee: sspitzer → mail
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Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 12 years ago
Resolution: --- → EXPIRED
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