Gmail or Thunderbird problem?
pat.mysterywriter at gmail.com
Thu Dec 4 14:56:34 UTC 2008
Karl F. Larsen wrote:
> Pat wrote:
>> I have a Gmail account. I use Thunderbird on my desktop. Starting
>> yesterday I stopped getting most of my mail. It's on the server and I
>> can access it online with no problem, but only one or two of the lists I
>> am on download. I also have no problems sending mail, but if I send mail
>> to myself I don't get it either.
>> Does anyone have any ideas why this would suddenly start happening after
>> months of stability? And no, I haven't changed anything on my system.
>> The only thing I do regularly is run update manager and install new
>> patches and updates.
>> I have release 8.04 Kernel 2.6.24-22-generic. GNOME 2.22.3
> Hi Pat, I just got Gmail working on this Hardy and my laptop 8.10
> and they are both using IMAP. So the question I need to ask Pat, are you
> using IMAP?
> I was using POP, but I did switch to IMAP after this issue cropped up
> and it made no difference. Now for the really weird thing -- I went
> onto the Gmail site and deleted a bunch of mail I didn't want. All of a
> sudden my email started downloading. Is it possible there was an email
> that was somehow holding it up? There wasn't anything really large in
> the queue.
> Pat Brown
> pat.mysterywriter at gmail.com
> L.A. Heat & L.A. Mischief, hotter than ever!
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