[Users] Problem with clawsrc occasionally reverting to default

Joebug joebug at ouvaton.org
Wed Mar 25 21:33:14 CET 2015

Le Wed, 25 Mar 2015 15:34:24 -0400,
Dan Arico <dan_arico at aricosystems.com> a écrit :

> On Wed, 25 Mar 2015 20:10:56 +0100
> Joebug <joebug at ouvaton.org> wrote:
> > Hello CM List users,
> > [...]
> > 
> > Occasionally, when I start ClawsMail, the "~/.claws-mail/clawsrc"
> > reverts to default. I am immediately made aware of this because the
> > claws mail window is much smaller than my preferred setup.
> > 
> > All I have managed to do when this happens is close CM, replace
> > clawsrc with clarwsrc.bak and start again. The problem never happens
> > twice.
> I've run into the same problem. I found a different way to solve it.
> Hold down <Alt> and left click on the window. Now you can pull it to
> the middle of the screen. Hold down <Alt> and right click. Now you'll
> have a handle that will let you move the borders.
> Incidentally, this works with any window.
> Dan Arico

Thanks Dan,

but the window size and position is only the *visible symptom* that
Claws-Mail reverted to a default clawsrc.

The real problem is that plugins aren't loaded, and other
user configuration is missing.

Luckily, all this is still in clawsrc.bak


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