[tpop3d-discuss]mail2web & Outlook

Matthew Trent mtrent at localaccess.com
Thu, 29 Apr 2004 07:29:18 -0700

On Thursday 29 April 2004 03:15 am, Paul Makepeace wrote:
> Rather than implement webmail software (esp. after an unpleasant
> experience with squirrelmail) I point people at http://www.mail2web.com/
> via a form that fills in some of the "harder" questions like server name
> etc.
> This has worked fine so far, and seems to be some quality software
> they're running. But now I'm getting a report that Outlook doesn't pull
> down some mails, others arriving fine. Has anyone else heard of this
> sort of problem? Like the UUID db is getting confused somewhere
> (presumably on Outlook).
> Paul

There are known problems with Outlook WRT duplicate emails coming in (a race 
condition), and I've even seen it happen in very isolated cases with KMail. 
However, I've not seen the behavior you're describing. Can you post a little 
more detail (maybe some log excerpts)?
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