Wrong text wrapping in the Reply for message body

NEW
Unassigned

Status

MailNews Core
Composition
P3
normal
18 years ago
10 years ago

People

(Reporter: marina, Unassigned)

Tracking

Trunk
Future
x86
Windows NT

Firefox Tracking Flags

(Not tracked)

Details

(Whiteboard: [NEED INFO])

(Reporter)

Description

18 years ago
***** observed with a branch 2000-10-25 build ****
I noticed this problem with the message body when you have a long cycle of
replies going on. At the line break of the original message the exclamation sign
will be inserted (!) and the deeper to the buttom the more !!!! you'll see. Same
is happening to the Subject field inside the message body.
Do you still see this problem?
Status: NEW → ASSIGNED
Target Milestone: --- → mozilla0.9
(Reporter)

Comment 2

17 years ago
i still see it happening with limbo build 2000-12-11

Comment 3

17 years ago
changing milestone to unknown.  It will get changed back when we figure out what
milestone to put this bug in.
Target Milestone: mozilla0.9 → ---

Updated

17 years ago
Keywords: intl, nsbeta1

Comment 4

17 years ago
From bug triage meeting 1/09/01:  need info as to whether this is still
reproducible in current builds. Peter, could you check? Thanks.
QA Contact: esther → pmock
Whiteboard: [NEED INFO]

Comment 5

17 years ago
Initial impression...
Using today win32 commercial build 2000-011008-mtrunk build, I was not able to 
reproduce this issue.  The 6.0 feature "Content-Type: ... format=flowed" appears 
to working as designed within 6.0.  This plain text wrapping feature start to 
fail (wrapping incorrectly) when you start to mix 6.0 email and 4.7x plain 
messages which I believe goes beyond the capability of format=flow.  

I have not tested wrapping with 3rd party mail message yet.  Before I mark this 
bug as worksforme, I like to test further.
(Reporter)

Comment 6

17 years ago
yes, it is a third (!) party mailer, Outlook-exchange, and i can reproduce it
with 2001-01-10 mtrunk build, thanks for looking into it, Peter, if you have
time come to my cube i'll show you the problem

Comment 7

17 years ago
I obtained some of Marina personal email that illustrate this problem.  I will 
try to reproduce problem.  ...

Comment 8

17 years ago
Peter,

have you been able to reproduce it?  What types of messages cause this problem
and how many replies does it take to make it happen?

Comment 9

17 years ago
It look like the the program outlook & exchange is removing the carriage 
returns.  I don't have testcase yet.

The message indicated that it was sent from 
X-Mailer: Internet Mail Service (5.5.2650.21)

Comment 10

17 years ago
Peter, can you tell if this is easily reproduced using Exchange and Outlook?  If
not then this is probably going to get an nsbeta1-.

Comment 11

17 years ago
marking nsbeta1-.
Keywords: nsbeta1 → nsbeta1-
Target Milestone: --- → Future
(Reporter)

Comment 12

17 years ago
it is a core bug, removing intl keyword
Keywords: intl
Product: MailNews → Core

Updated

10 years ago
Assignee: ducarroz → nobody
Status: ASSIGNED → NEW
QA Contact: pmock → composition
(Assignee)

Updated

10 years ago
Product: Core → MailNews Core
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