Closed Bug 518432 Opened 11 years ago Closed 11 years ago
make "Could not connect to mail server" more informative
I have several mail accounts and if I cannot connect to one of them, I get the message Could not connect to mail server mail.example.com; the connection was refused. There are several things wrong with this message 1. it's an annoying alert message. Wouldn't it be enough to have a note in the status bar and/or show an error page instead of the "welcome to thunderbird" page like Firefox does? 2. It offers no help to solve the problem. 3. Most important: it does not even say which account is affected. At very least the message should include the account name.
Ah I forgot to mention: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686 (x86_64); en-US; rv:126.96.36.199pre) Gecko/20090915 Thunderbird/3.0b4
This would be covered by whatever solution we come up with for bug 123440.
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Closed: 11 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
Duplicate of bug: 123440
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