Kmail and QP

Martin S shieldfire at
Thu Dec 26 08:49:40 UTC 2013

On Wednesday, December 25, 2013 03:18:45 AM Kenneth Marcy wrote:
> On 12/25/2013 12:32 AM, Martin S wrote:
> > I have one contact that uses an email client that sends everyting in QP-
> > encoded. Unfortunately she is also one of the more important contacts I
> > have. Apparently KMail chokes on these messages and displays nothing
> > (apart from a boilerplate message which isn't QP encoded).
> > 
> > How do I get KMail to read these abominations?
> > I've been googling but not finding anything.
> This problem apparently has a history:
> One solution might be to change from KMail to Thunderbird, either
> entirely or for selected correspondents.
Yeah seems similar to the recieve problem reported. I tried Thunderbird, which 
has a webview that solves the problem, but somehow it started eating mail. Or 
at least I can't find a couple of mail I know I've recieved.

Maybe it's me. I was hoping to avoid changing client. 

/Martin S

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