Thunderbird Not Running Filters on Incoming POP
jjmckenzie51 at earthlink.net
Wed Dec 8 02:20:40 UTC 2004
Andrew Choens wrote:
> I really do want to use Thunderbird. It has a kind of fun feel to it.
> But, I have one problem that has to get cleared up first. As everyone
> recieving this email knows, this is a high volume list. I have a filter
> to move all of the incoming mail over to a folder called Fedora. The
> filter works fine, when I manually run the filters, but it does NOT run
> when new mail is downloaded from my pop account. I had this with the
> 0.8 installed from the CD's and I'm still experiencing it with the 0.9
> rpm I downloaded from Fresh RPMS. Out of curiousity, I downloaded a
> binary from mozilla, and got the same problem. So, what's wrong with my
> set-up? Why won't the filters run on the incoming mail?
> If I can resolve this, I'll switch to Thunderbird, otherwise I guess I'm
> stuck with Evolution.
What are your qualifications for the filter? Also, make sure that the
filter is enabled or it will not do anything.
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