Can't connect to POP when user name has character '@' inside.

RESOLVED FIXED

Status

Thunderbird
General
RESOLVED FIXED
13 years ago
12 years ago

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(Reporter: Valery Tolkov, Assigned: Scott MacGregor)

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Description

13 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; rv:1.7.3) Gecko/20040913 Firefox/0.10.1
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; rv:1.7.3) Gecko/20040913 Firefox/0.10.1

This is a common case for some of providers to make login name = user's full
email. Thunderbird escapes '@' using URL rules, which makes connect impossible.
Outlook Express works fine.


Reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
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Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 12 years ago
Resolution: --- → EXPIRED
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Comment 3

12 years ago
There is nothing to verify. '@' character is clearly replaced by '%' sequence in
the POP protocol log. It seems noone reading this bug db.

I do not use Thunderbird, because of this issue, so I am not interested
personally and so I'm not reactivating. Actually, I'm not interested in any mail
application anymore, because of Google Mail.

Comment 4

12 years ago
And have you tried 1.5? AFAIK, this has been fixed in 1.5
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Comment 5

12 years ago
Created attachment 200574 [details]
POP3 log

This is my POP3 log with connection failure.
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Comment 6

12 years ago
Ignore attachment, it is my mistake. The bug was fixed in 1.5 beta 2.

Updated

12 years ago
Status: RESOLVED → UNCONFIRMED
Resolution: EXPIRED → ---

Comment 7

12 years ago
Sorry for the bugspam :)
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 12 years ago12 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
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