Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 388261
Junk mail not properly moved in Thunderbird-fc8
Last modified: 2018-04-11 03:10:04 EDT
Description of problem:
Junk mail is not properly moved to the Junk directory despite the proper Junk
settings in Server Settings menu. In particular if one marks a mail as Junk,
this mail stays in place in the Inbox.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
not fixed in latest update thunderbird-188.8.131.52-1.fc8
How reproducible: Always
We found that this bug has been already registered in the upstream database
(https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=324777) and believe that it is
more appropriate to let it be resolved upstream.
Red Hat will continue to track the issue in the centralized upstream bug
tracker, and will review any bug fixes that become available for consideration
in future updates.
Upstream bug has also some workarounds suggested how to avoid impact of this bug
on your machine.
Thank you for the bug report.
At this point, we're going to only be taking security fixes and major stability
fixes into this release of Fedora. However, we still want to ensure the bug is
fixed in the next version. We'd appreciate if you could test with the latest
version of Thunderbird (184.108.40.206) now available for your distribution and
provide feedback as to whether the problem still exists so we can file a ticket
upstream as soon as possible.
The problem (or feature ?) is still there with Thunderbird 220.127.116.11.
If I mark a mail a Junk, it stays in the Inbox folder and is not moved towards
the Junk folder as it should be.
I can reproduce it too.
Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA.
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