[sylpheed:33960] Re: Filter conundrum

Michael Ross michael.ross at gmx.net
Tue May 11 17:39:54 JST 2010

On Tue, 11 May 2010 07:28:36 +0300
Cristian Secară <orice at secarica.ro> wrote:

> On Mon, 10 May 2010 17:24:14 -0600, Gene Goldenfeld wrote:
> > I've posted from time to time that I find the filtering logic of
> > Sylpheed/Win32 to be inexplicably fickle, the slightest change, if
> > even that, throwing everything on end. [...]
> I am on Windows too and I never suffered  from unexpected filtering.

On Windows too (Win7-64):

About ~5% of mail-fetch-times, the filters aren't run at all, all
messages stay in the inbox. They are correctly filtered once I filter

One filter rule, used to color messages by receiver address, only works
if I execute the filters manually.

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