[Users] Inbox limit over 2Gb for POP3

Marijus vmarijus at gmail.com
Mon Apr 28 10:05:31 CEST 2014

Email service provide is Google (gmail), so I don't think that is a problem of provider. Moreover - I can access in with Thunderbird for example with no problem... I will try to check network log.


28.04.2014, 10:57, "wwp" <subscript at free.fr>:
> Hello Marijus,
> On Mon, 28 Apr 2014 10:44:38 +0300 Marijus <vmarijus at gmail.com> wrote:
>>  I just faced that problem, with no logical reasons. Suddenly I stop receiving new mails. Then I realised that strange info (see screenshot): "number of total (2,00GB)".
>>  There are lots of free space left on Hdd.
> There is a logical reason obviously, but you may need to be trained to
> identify it.
> It may look like a storage limitation on the *POP3 server side*, not
> on your local drive (unless your local Unix account has limitations),
> but the 2GB storage indication in Claws Mail might be completely not
> matching the remote storage occupation, though. Please check the
> network log right after attempting to retrieve or send emails, you'll
> probably see what's wrong on the server side.
> If you need to free room on the POP3 server side, either connect to
> your email service provider interface and do some clean-up (even in the
> trash and spam folders), or enable the "Remove from server"-like option
> in your account preferences in Claws Mail (Configuration/Edit Accounts/
> <pick the right account>/Edit/Receive/POP3/Remove messages on server when received)..
> Regards,
>>  28.04.2014, 10:16, "Owen" <rcook at pcug.org.au>:
>>>>    Hello,
>>>>    Does anybody know why there is a limit of 2Gb for POP3 inbox? No more
>>>>    mails are downloaded if the limit is reached. I am using Linux Mint,
>>>>    Ext4.
>>>   Interesting question, do you know if there  are any quotas in place?
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