[Users] Downloads for offline use need to be multi-threaded for speed

Rajib Bandopadhyay bkpsusmitaa at gmail.com
Sun Sep 7 16:13:17 CEST 2014

On 07/09/2014, blind Pete
<peter_s_d at fastmail.com.au> wrote:

> Consider installing a news spool.  I
> use leafnode, but there are others.
> The news spooler periodically
> downloads news posts in the
> background, then your news reader
> only has to fetch items from the hard
> drive.  
> One day I have to get around to
> configuring dovecot to do the same
> job for mail.  


Dear Sir,
Thank you for your response! I am in the
process of installing leafnode and
stunnel (for SSL), but downloading,
whether in the foreground or background
via leafnode involves wastage of

On the other hand, Claws-mail, under
your control, has the potential to be
altered to be multi-threaded. Perhaps
it will take no more than a few extra
lines of code.

I have posted on two other topics.
Please combine them for assessment:

(1) 	About Kill Filter and

(2)	Message folders become
unresponsive while Claws-mail is

I really like claws-mail and have been
anticipating an email client with
pre-filters. It fits that slot

Rajib Bandopadhyay

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