[Users] Password get scrambled after installing from source

Andrej Kacian andrej at kacian.sk
Sun Dec 10 14:06:04 CET 2017

On Sun, 10 Dec 2017 13:45:37 +0100
Jakub Jankiewicz <jcubic at onet.pl> wrote:

> I had installation in Fedora of Claws and on top of that I've installed the
> version from git source.
> After installation passwords for two of my accounts get replaced with some
> garbage and I needed to updated it.
> Weird enough one password was fine. The only difference is that account that
> was fine was the last one and there was one account that was not selected in
> between accounts that had password replaced and the password that was not
> replaced.
> Is this a bug? Should I report it in Bugzilla?
> The version installed in Fedora was 3.15.1.

Sounds like a bug, yes. Do you still have both Claws Mail versions side
by side (one from Fedora package, one self-compiled, and presumably
installed in /usr/local) ? If so, try running each in turn, and look at
what the passwords look like in account preferences.


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