[Users] Stuck in a POP3 re-download loop

Paul claws at thewildbeast.co.uk
Thu May 9 16:36:18 CEST 2013

On Wed, 08 May 2013 16:26:12 -0500
Mark Kane <mark at mkproductions.org> wrote: 

>  I wouldn't think a disk filling up should 
> cause corruption of how Claws stores which messages have been 
> downloaded.

Claws downloads the mail to a temporary directory before filtering,
so you'll need enough space on your disk for the operation to

There is something you can do to get over this. In the account
preferences, on the Receive page, set a low 'Receive size limit'.
Messages of a size over this limit will be partially retrieved. You
will be able to view the partial messages, and use a button (which
will be present above the msg view) to delete them or download them

with regards


It isn't worth a nickel to two guys like you or me, 
but to a collector it is worth a fortune 

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