kmail eating my maildir???

Anne Wilson annew at
Thu Sep 3 13:47:33 UTC 2009

On Thursday 03 September 2009 13:39:36 Christoph Höger wrote:
> Hi guys,
> I recently tried KDE 4.3 and despite some gfx performance flaws this one
> got me screaming: I installed kdepim 4.3 and run kmail, setup my maildir as
> inbox and the first thing I noticed: All mails were new, "odd" I thought
> and wanted to take a look at my maildir via mutt. To my surprise: My INBOX
> was empty now. AAAARGHH. ALL MAILS GONE!
> Is this really the way to go? Is there no way to keep a sync between the
> maildir and akonadi?
Are you using standard packages?  I have three installations all running KDE 
4.3, and all using KMail to access IMAP mail.  I have no such problem, so the 
question is, what is different about your install?

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