don't allow user to accidentally classify as junk a piece of mail from someone in address book

RESOLVED EXPIRED

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enhancement
RESOLVED EXPIRED
14 years ago
13 years ago

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(Reporter: jedmondson, Unassigned)

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14 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Win98; en-US; rv:1.8b) Gecko/20050217
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Win98; en-US; rv:1.8b) Gecko/20050217

This is a suggestion for an enhancement.

Currently, when scrolling through your list of email in the Inbox and clicking
off what is junk and what is not, it is possible to accidentally classify an
email as junk even if it is from someone in your address list.  It would be nice
to grey out the junk button or the junk column in these situations so that email
cannot be accidentally junked.  This would only apply when the option in junk
mail settings is chosen to exempt mail from people in your address book.

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.  Select Junk Mail Control "Do not mark messages as junk if the sender is in
my address book
2.  Highlight an email from someone in your address book
3.  'Accidentally' click on Junk button
4.  Email will be moved or deleted according to junk mail controls settings

Actual Results:  
see above

Expected Results:  
Option 1:
Junk button/column would be inaccessible if sender is in your address book

Option 2:
Warning message would be generated if sender is in your address book.
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Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 13 years ago
Resolution: --- → EXPIRED
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