Follow-up: different APPEND behavior v2.1.15 / v2.2.6

Andrew J Caird andrew.caird at
Thu Jul 15 16:32:46 EDT 2004

On Wed, 14 Jul 2004, Andrew J Caird wrote:

> Hello all,
>   Upon further testing, this behavior seems to have surfaced between
> v2.2.3 and v2.2.4 and is also in v2.2.5 and v2.2.6.
>   The changes listed between v2.2.3 and v2.2.4 aren't too extensive; the
> only thing that looks like it could have impacted this behavior is:
>      o All incoming messages are now staged to disk before locking the
>        destination mailbox (locks are no longer held during a network
>        read).
> If it seems reasonable that this could be the problem, can someone point
> me in the right direction to try to track this down?

This issue is fixed with two patches provided with great speed and
kindness by Ken (thanks again).  You need to first apply:

then apply:

Andrew Caird
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