imapd seems to serve up emails with empty attachments.

Jeroen Baten jbaten at
Tue Mar 11 05:44:12 EDT 2014

Hello Willy,

Since both messages are served up by cyrus I thought that would cause 
the problem.
Just installed evolution and gave it a try.

Damn, you are right! :-)

Weird though. Will continue the investigation in the TB direction.

Kind regards,

Jeroen Baten

op 11-03-14 09:37, Willy Offermans schreef:
> Hallo Jeroen,
> On Tue, Mar 11, 2014 at 09:25:57AM +0100, Jeroen Baten wrote:
>> Hi,
>> There is something I do not understand at the moment.
>> I copy an email to two different folders.
>> On the filesystem level a diff tells me they are exactly the same.
>> Using a recent Thunderbird to view the attachments in one message it is
>> fine, in the other Thunderbird complains about an empty attachment.
>> What is wrong or how can I fix this?
>> I am running Ubuntu 12.04 with cyrus imapd 2.4.12-2
>> Any and all help is highly appreciated.
>> Kind regards,
>> Jeroen Baten
>> -- 
> Are you sure that this is a cyrus problem?
> It seems to me that this is more a Thunderbird problem.

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