kontact/kmail needs X reset after resume

Derek Broughton derek at pointerstop.ca
Wed Jun 3 13:49:33 UTC 2009

Mark Halegua wrote:

> On Tuesday 02 June 2009 09:58:22 am Derek Broughton wrote:
>> Mark Halegua wrote:
>> > This just started.  Up until this weekend whenever I resumed my system
>> > I could hit the button to get new emails and they'd come.
>> >
>> > Now, whenever I come out of resume I have to hit ctrl-alt-backspace and
>> > restart the desktop (KDE 3.5.10, kontact 1.9.10) in order to download
>> > new emails.
>> >
>> > Anyone have any idea what happened and how I can fix it?
>> IMAP folders?  If so, and it just started happening - lucky you :-)
>> This has bugged me for five years (and is still an issue in KDE4), but
>> the simple solution is to close KMail (completely - don't just click on
>> the window close button), and restart it.
> Not IMAP, POP3.

Doesn't matter then - it's a different problem.

> But, what do you mean by closing it completely?

What do you mean, what do you mean? :-) I thought I made it clear - Exit the 
application, don't just close the window because it doesn't end the program.

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