At wits end over holding a sticky setting in kmail
gheskett at wdtv.com
Wed May 29 14:46:58 UTC 2013
I have 3 email servers I can access for receiving, but only one to use for
sending. Two of them are actually gmail as I have an account there, and I
have an account at my ISP, which is in fact an alias for gmail for about
the last year.
Gmail, for some UNK reason stopped accepting my posts about 6 months back
and I had to scramble around subbing to all my mailing lists thru a server
at the tv station I retired from, and which I have lifetime privileges to
But kmail, despite all the sticky settings, insists on using a random roll
of the dice about 1% of the time as to which of these servers it will use
to send. Obviously this is a pain in the ass that takes about an hour to
fix because the poorly addressed message cannot be edited to fix it until
it times out and allows the send to be aborted.
Is there some file in kmail that I can set the immutable bit on to stop
this errant behavior?
While I'm at it, I'm like many, the virtuoso thing is killing me, and may
after 14 years of kmail, force me to claws. The virtuoso database file,
since my email corpus goes back 11 of those 14 years, is now up to 7.3
gigabytes and kmail apparently has to search the whole thing just to
advance to the next unread msg.
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