[sylpheed:30981] Re: "error occured while processing messages"

Andrei Mircea mircea.andrei at wanadoo.fr
Tue Feb 20 14:54:40 JST 2007

On Mon, 19 Feb 2007 10:10:01 +0100
Stefaan A Eeckels <Stefaan.Eeckels at ecc.lu> wrote:

> On Sun, 18 Feb 2007 23:18:30 +0000
> Andrei Mircea <mircea.andrei at wanadoo.fr> wrote:
> > /mnt/hdc5/Mail/soft\boxer: chdir: No such file or directory
> > therefore the problem is due to the anti-slash character appearing
> > there instead of a slash one. And indeed, in folderlist.xml, the
> > paths to these sub-folders are written with anti-slash,
> > e.g. ...name="boxer" path="soft\boxer"...
> > 
> There is no reason to use the Windows backslash separator in the
> XML file because Windows does interpret the forward slash as a directory
> separator everywhere apart from in its command interpreter. 
	This is exactly the problem: the backslash is used by the Windows version of Sylpheed when it creates a sub-folder. I checked it to-day. It is a bug.

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