[SailfishDevel] No inbox?

Reto Zingg reto.zingg at jolla.com
Thu Jan 9 17:16:42 UTC 2014


On 09.01.2014 19:03, Markus Svensson wrote:
> Hi,
> I've never been able to get email fully working on the Jolla either. I can receive email via IMAP, but can't send via SMTP. I just get the "Problem with sync" message.
> Does the mail app log errors somewhere on the device?

If you have developer mode enabled, set in


Then run message server in foreground
pkill messageserver5; /usr/bin/messageserver5
and reproduce, any errors?

Once you are done, change it back to 0 in the .conf file :-)


>> 9 jan 2014 kl. 16:22 skrev Chris Walker <cdw_nokiaqt at the-walker-household.co.uk>:
>> On Thu, 09 Jan 2014 17:02:17 +0200
>> Valerio Valerio <valerio.valerio at jollamobile.com> wrote:
>>>> On 09/01/14 16:05, Chris Walker wrote:
>>>> On Tue, 7 Jan 2014 13:39:49 +0000
>>>> Chris Walker <cdw_nokiaqt at the-walker-household.co.uk> wrote:
>>>> [mega snip]
>>>>> I have also just replied to AL13N (alien at rmail.be) closing this
>>>>> thread so we'll leave it there.
>>>> Final comment on this. I created another new email account called
>>>> jolla at the.. and went through the usual rigmarole of setting it up
>>>> via the GUI. It failed to send. I then asked for help from the email
>>>> hosting company who told me that no attempt had been made to log
>>>> into the SMTP server. They suggested various tweaks to the
>>>> settings, all to no avail although I did receive different errors
>>>> on the phone.
>>> What are the smtp settings you used for android mail app ?
>> I followed these instructions - http://www.daily.co.uk/support?id=1021
>> which is what I had already followed when trying to setup email on the
>> native accounts program (daily.co.uk is my hosting company).
>> What I find a little frustrating is that when trying to setup IMAP for
>> cdw_pcmail at the.. the phone would send but not receive - hence no inbox
>> which is where this thread started - but now when I have created
>> jolla at the... it can receive but not send. But I'm using all the same
>> settings with the same server names and so on (for those UK readers, I
>> am reminded of the Morecambe and Wise sketch with Andre Previn!).
>> Even more frustrating is that K9 uses the same settings and just works.
>> So doesn't that imply that something on the phone is broken? But what?
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