Thunderbird not compatible with Apple's Mail (From OS X 10.3)

RESOLVED EXPIRED

Status

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major
RESOLVED EXPIRED
14 years ago
13 years ago

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(Reporter: wiedenbauer, Assigned: mscott)

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Description

14 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.7.5) Gecko/20041107 Firefox/1.0
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.7.5) Gecko/20041107 Firefox/1.0

ISSUE 1

Messages sent from Apple's Mail that have attachments (anywhere but at the very
end of the email) show up horribly broken in Thunderbird. If, for example, I
send an email from Mail and attach a picture in the body of the message and
write some text underneath it, Thunderbird will simply not show that text I
wrote. Instead, it shows the rest of my message as one or more text attachments.
This behavior is simply not acceptable. Please make Thunderbird compatible with
Mail!!

ISSUE 2

I have an IMAP account that I use with both Mail and Thunderbird. Thunderbird,
however, doesn't show all my custom folders/directories and some of the ones
that it does show, they aren't in the correct hierarchical structure. You may
contact me for further information about this. I could send you screenshots of
the folder list from Mail and from Thunderbird, but I would just recommend
experimenting with the two apps on one IMAP server yourself. 

Reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
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Comment 1

14 years ago
Reporter, can you post an example of such a mail ? In T-Bird, you can save to a
file, edit the personal details out of it (email-addresses, etc ...), and then
attach it to this bug. Thansk.
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Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 13 years ago
Resolution: --- → EXPIRED
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