Sylpheed-Claws: how to continue getting a mail from a connection break?

Tim ignored_mailbox at
Thu Dec 1 14:59:08 UTC 2005

On Tue, 2005-11-29 at 23:40 +0300, Strong wrote:
> Sometimes when getting my mail from a server, the last one breaks the
> connection so that after some time when I try to get it again, the
> Sylpheed-Claws-1.9.15-1.fc4 gets the downloaded messages again. I want
> to reduce the traffic, so don't want that that be the case.

It's a feature of POP that you need to properly log out, else it's
assumed an error has occurred and you may not have received the mail (so
it's kept for you to retrieve, again, but without errors).  That's not
something that you can avoid with the mail client.

It sounds more like you've got a networking condition that you need to
rectify (the reason *why* the last fetched mail has a problem and

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