Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 808319
Evolution stoped to display new messages
Last modified: 2013-07-31 23:41:04 EDT
Description of problem:
Evolution stoped to display new messages. In the preview always shows one and the same message, no matter what the message is selected. When trying to open a message is displayed instead of the empty message. When do you send to the composer-e see a message that would send. In this evolution process of the CPU is always 100% and still increasing% loading process xorg.
Reloading evolution and reboot computer not help!!!
Please see video: https://docs.google.com/open?id=0B0nwzlfiB4aQVEYtNEx6Y0hTLWE1NTFKQ1NxZFpOZw
Thanks for a bug report. This sounds just like an upstream bug , and the video shows it the same, the scrollbar on the left of the preview panel seems to be almost unnecessary. Based on the upstream bug, the GtkHTML widget (the one which shows actual email body) fights whether to show the vertical scroll bar or not, and it keeps deciding the opposite each few milliseconds. Changing preview's height by dragging the separator between message list and preview itself, by more than 20-30 pixels will let GtkHTML stop fighting about scrollbar visibility and let evolution behave properly again.
Could you try that and report back whether it helped you, please?
*** Bug 809276 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
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