[horde] AS not downloading emails

Michael J Rubinsky mrubinsk at horde.org
Fri Dec 27 02:28:05 UTC 2013

Quoting Simon Wilson <simon at simonandkate.net>:

> ----- Message from Michael J Rubinsky <mrubinsk at horde.org> ---------
>    Date: Thu, 26 Dec 2013 21:12:37 -0500
>    From: Michael J Rubinsky <mrubinsk at horde.org>
> Subject: Re: [horde] AS not downloading emails
>      To: Simon Wilson <simon at simonandkate.net>
>      Cc: horde at lists.horde.org
>> Quoting Simon Wilson <simon at simonandkate.net>:
>>> ----- Message from mrubinsk at horde.org ---------
>>>  Date: Thu, 26 Dec 2013 20:50:08 -0500
>>>  From: mrubinsk at horde.org
>>>  Subject: RE: [horde] AS not downloading emails
>>>  To: Simon Wilson <simon at simonandkate.net>, horde at lists.horde.org
>>>> I'm actually in the process of fixing this now. Though you are  
>>>> still going to probably have issues with attachments.  Seems to  
>>>> be a nasty bug in the 4.3 and 4.4 email app. 
>>>> mike
>>>> Sent from mobile
>>> This top / bottom posting should confuse everyone :)
>> Indeed. A major annoyance for me with most ActiveSync email  
>> clients. Decided to walk the 20 feet to my home office to type this  
>> :)
>>> Thanks Mike, I should have known you'd be on it. I don't have any  
>>> issues with attachments on my S4 with the Samsung 4.3 email  
>>> client, they work fine.
>> You are lucky. Quite a number of users on quite a number of  
>> different 4.3 devices are not able to download attachments. For me,  
>> it works if I have selected to automatically download them while  
>> connected to wifi (and I am actually connected via wifi). If I'm on  
>> cellular data, or that option is not selected, manually trying to  
>> download the attachment fails. I, along with a bunch of others,  
>> have open issues with Google on this.
>>> And I can download and view attachments on the Xperia tablet, even  
>>> though I can't view the actual email content!
>> I pushed a fix that reads the incoming data for the schema element.  
>> I'm still not sure what (if anything) we need to do with that data.  
>> This should (hopefully) be enough to allow the client to continue  
>> the sync.
>> Let me know if this works. Also, would be helpful to me if I could  
>> see what your device is sending in that element once it starts  
>> syncing properly for you.
>> -- 
>> mike
> Thanks Mike - problem though...
> Now it just fails to read them at all, sits there trying to download it.

Oops. Messed up a constant name. Try now? None of my test devices send  
this element, so I can't test it locally.


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