evolution does not recieves pop mail

John/Pat Heinen hensandpat at earthlink.net
Thu Dec 4 20:41:35 UTC 2008

Joep L. Blom wrote:
> Mark Haney schreef:
>> Serge Skorokhodov wrote:
>>> Thanks for answering. I'm afraid that this cannot be the case as 
>>> Thunderbird easily recieves mail from the same server (leaving messages 
>>> in place).  I've tried to get a log of evolution with 'env 
>>> CAMEL_DEBUG=all evolution &> evo.log' command. I failed to find any 
>>> errors, all downloaded messages are written to the log. No new mail in 
>>> Inbox though... Kinda mistery isn't it?
>> I recall Evo having this problem long ago and it turned out the messages 
>> were there, but for some reason not being displayed.  This could account 
>> for the lack of errors in the log.  But, I've not used Evo in a LONG 
>> time since I got sick and tired of Gnome ages ago.
>> Have you tried re-installing the evolution-data-server package? 
>> Something in my head vaguely recalls that being a possible fix to that.
> My 2 cents:
> Stop using Evolution and switch over to Thunderbird. I did it 4 months 
> ago and has had no problems with my mail (I use pop via dovecot) since. 
> Evo was stable for several years but since last year "improvements" has 
> made it highly unreliable. I have used it in Fedora and since I switched 
> to Ubuntu (this year) until July in that OS. The calendar plugin makes 
> Thunderbird equal to Evolution. But it just my opinion.
> Joep
Hi Joep, I have a brother Joep in Nederland, after downloading 
Thunterebird, I have two icons on my  desktop with files, how do I 
install it. Thans,Hans

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