[Users] [Bug 3139] Main window totally unresponsive due to a busy loop

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Mon Apr 21 10:20:07 CEST 2014


--- Comment #4 from Colin Leroy <colin at colino.net> ---
(In reply to comment #2)


> Raising severity since a major feature - fetching e-mails from a POP3 server
> - doesn't work on a particular account (with 100% reproducibility) while the
> same e-mail account works fine in Thunderbird.
> IMHO there may be 2 bugs here:
> - failure to fetch e-mails from POP3 account (busy loop)
> - GUI totally locked up by a busy loop in POP3 fetching thread (is this by
> design?)

POP3 fetching isn't done in a thread, but in GTK's main loop using a state

The busy loop is the real bug. 

Is the server public ? I could investigate if so - apparently having an account
wouldn't be needed as the bugs happens on TLS negotiation.

By the way, thanks for your high quality bug reports :)

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