User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.6) Gecko/20040329 Firefox/0.8 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.6) Gecko/20040329 Firefox/0.8 When using imap and periodical checking for mail, every imap thread that is connected to the server will generate a 'disconnected' popup, instantly popping up 3 windows when they get disconnected. Moreover, if the connection isn't restored, you will have to click through 3 x 1 popup per 10 minutes until the connection is restored. This should of course just be a single popup message ;^) PS, I use ssh forwarding for port 143 with a buggy router at work, and in the morning need to click these popus 100+ times away before I can access my mail again ;^) Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. connect to imap server 2. unplug network cable 3. wait at least nnn minutes 4. try to click the popups away
Errata : this bug may be duplicate of 271589 the other one reports about news, this one about mail ... in fact, it may be a 'password manager' issue.
Do you have your imap password cached, or do you have to type it in when you reconnect to the server?
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(In reply to comment #2) > Do you have your imap password cached, or do you have to type it in when you > reconnect to the server? I have no imap server around me: I am on simple home network. I think that one of us should mark a bug as dup of other, and past original text of bug as comment, to merge them. Mine is newer, do you want me to do that ?
this bug is about imap - I believe this was fixed a while ago...