[sylpheed:31425] Re: [bug] [win32] turning "Auto-check new mail" on hangs Sylpheed

Ricardo Mones ricardo.mones at gmail.com
Thu Jun 14 18:01:36 JST 2007

On 6/14/07, Hiroyuki Yamamoto <hiro-y at kcn.ne.jp> wrote:
> Hello,
> On Thu, 14 Jun 2007 10:31:58 +0200
> "Ricardo Mones" <ricardo.mones at gmail.com> wrote:
> > I'm just testing some remote mail installation, so there's only two
> > accounts configured which are the same user on the same machine but
> > accessed with IMAP and POP3 protocols.
> >
> > If I turn "Auto-check new mail", when the timer goes off the button on
> > the task bar begins to flash, I can click and Sylpheed's window
> > appears, but no element on the interface can be used, all seem
> > blocked. Closing the window doesn't work either, only Task Manager ->
> > End task on Sylpheed works.
> >
> > Disabling the option "solves" the problem. Fully reproducible here,
> > Windows XP + SP2 in english, with Sylpheed 2.4.2.
> Hmm, I couldn't reproduce it.
> Thinking from the taskbar being flashing, it is possible that an alert
> dialog (SSL warning etc.) appeared somewhere and the main window was
> blocked.

Yep, the password of the accounts is not stored, so it could be.
Anyway there's no dialog requesting for the password. I think that one
should appear on top of the Sylpheed window, maybe it's placed below
and that's why I cannot enter the password?

Ricardo Mones.
Never send a human to do a machine's job. -- Agent Smith

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