User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; de-DE; rv:1.7.6) Gecko/20050226 Firefox/1.0.1 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; de-DE; rv:1.7.6) Gecko/20050226 Firefox/1.0.1 My software use the function MAPISendMail() to save E-Mails in the "Unsent Messages" folder. This works fine with Netscape Messenger 4.75 and NSMAPI32.DLL. On Thunderbird 1.0 (german) the message will be sent immediatly if the Mailclient is in the Online mode. But in the Offline mode, the message will not saved under "Unsent Messages". Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1.Write a test program which calls MAPISendMail with the following params: 0L, // use implicit session. 0L, // ulUIParam; 0 is always valid &message, // the message being sent 0, // no MAPI_DIALOG 0L // reserved; must be 0 2. Start Thunderbird and activate Offline mode. 3. Start test software and check the "Unsent Messages" folder. Actual Results: The test message will not be show under "Unsent Messages" or elsewhere. The MAPISendMail function returns no error code (0), but nothing is happen. Expected Results: The message must be saved under "Unsent Messages".
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I have test on Thunderbird 126.96.36.199. The bug is still present. If Thunderbird is in offline mode, the mails will not be saved as unsent mail.
Dirk, I I'll confirm this based on your expertise, but I'd prefer to know it still fails for trunk. Can you try an early release of TB3 http://www.mozillamessaging.com/en-US/thunderbird/early_releases/ ? (taking appropriate precautions to protect yourself of course)
even better ... Dirk, can you attach a test program?
Hello Wayne, Thank you for your interest on this bug. I have retested an early release of the 3.0 version. (German version with the name "Shredder"). But the bug still exist :-| I can't upload my test program to this public forum. But if you're interested, I could send it to you as private mail. Its a tiny program, but have a big runtime environment which must be installed (Win 2000/XP). We must transfer about 10 MB. Let me know if you're interested. Best regards Dirk
confirmed using Dirk's program. when offline, message isn't saved for later sending. unsent messages has been renamed outbox, so modding summary
Created attachment 610176 [details] [diff] [review] The fix The error here is quite simple, we're not checking to see if we're in offline mode or not. Really that's probably the fault of the message send code, but that feels a bit complicated to fix here, and if in future we complete the send in background, then that would eliminate the online/offline issue anyway. Hence I'm just going for the simple fix of keeping online mode sending as it is, and in offline mode, we'll queue them for later. Try server build is here: http://firstname.lastname@example.org/ I haven't actually tested the patch myself as I couldn't find a set up to do that with.
Comment on attachment 610176 [details] [diff] [review] The fix does it compile if you use WeAreOffline() instead of the ioservice? If so, I'd prefer that.
Created attachment 611746 [details] [diff] [review] The fix v2 Using WeAreOffline()
Comment on attachment 611746 [details] [diff] [review] The fix v2 [Triage Comment] We decided this is low risk enough to take to branches and we'll ship it on the esr branch.
Comment on attachment 611746 [details] [diff] [review] The fix v2 [Triage Comment]
Fixed for ESR: http://hg.mozilla.org/releases/comm-esr10/rev/adb435376119