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Email lost when changing names of folders

RESOLVED INCOMPLETE

Status

Thunderbird
Mail Window Front End
RESOLVED INCOMPLETE
12 years ago
9 years ago

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(Reporter: wesowc, Unassigned)

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Details

(Whiteboard: closeme 2008-09-11)

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Description

12 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.8.0.1) Gecko/20060111 Firefox/1.5.0.1
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.8.0.1) Gecko/20060111 Firefox/1.5.0.1

In renaming a folder & its' sub-folders, all emails disappeared. By changing the folder back to its' original name, got "reparse error". Since it was Thunderbird 1.0.7?, I downloaded 1.5 and rebooted PC. 
The new emails seem to be staying ok since this problem but I cannot get back all the lost email nor can folders be renamed. Can you please help? 

Reproducible: Couldn't Reproduce

Steps to Reproduce:
1.renamed folder - it took but lost emails in subfolders
2.tried to change folder back to original name-got "Reparse error" message.
3.downloaded Thunderbird 1.5 & rebooted PC-new emails come in but others are still lost and subfolders cannot be renamed.

Comment 1

12 years ago
Related to Suite bug 271844, Suite bug 169642 -> Suite bug 140212 or maybe Core bug 240487?
QA Contact: front-end

Updated

9 years ago
Assignee: mscott → nobody
Reporter, does the issue still occur in the latest supported 2.0.0.x / Shredder trunk nightlies?

(1.5.0.x is now end-of-life and the latest supported 2.0.0.x is version 2.0.0.16)
Whiteboard: closeme 2008-09-11
RESO INCO per lack of response to question in last comment. If you feel this change was made in error, please respond to this bug with your reasons why.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 9 years ago
Resolution: --- → INCOMPLETE
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