mailbox sorted by date displays garbled characters in date summaries

RESOLVED EXPIRED

Status

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minor
RESOLVED EXPIRED
14 years ago
13 years ago

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(Reporter: pledman, Unassigned)

Tracking

Trunk
PowerPC
Mac OS X

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Description

14 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; PPC Mac OS X Mach-O; en-US; rv:1.8b2) Gecko/20050222
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; PPC Mac OS X Mach-O; en-US; rv:1.8b2) Gecko/20050222

I keep my trash sorted by date, descending, grouped by sort. It provides group
headers, "Today", "Yesterday", "Last week", "Two weeks ago", and "Old mail".
When I keep Mozilla running for a couple of days or several sleep and wake
cycles, these headings become corrupted/garbled and the message list pane
displays these headers as ????, or blank, or other random-seeming characters
instead of the categories noted above. The plus-sign indicating the header is
still there. Functionality seems normal. Display damaged. This has been
happening for a while now -- probably since 1.6 or earlier.

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Open Mail/News, check mail etc., sort folder by date and group by sort
2.Sleep system twice or more
3.Re-open mail/news and look at sorted folder

Actual Results:  
Sort headers display garbage text or no text

Expected Results:  
Sort headers should display proper strings. 

I can upload a screen capture if desired.
Version: unspecified → Trunk

Updated

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