[imp] Problem recognizing attatchments

Michael M Slusarz slusarz at horde.org
Mon Mar 31 16:53:20 UTC 2008

Quoting alex.marsal at carglass.es:

> I think the part you mean (MIME VERSION) is missing.
> I've been investigating and I found something interesting (almost for me :p
> ) to understand where's the problem from.
> I come across that not every old mail transfered with OFFLINEIMAP didn't
> recognize the attachments. Mails that were send with lotus notus client
> have the MIME VERSION part missing, but mails sent with Outlook or sent
> from external mail addresses like hotmail, are shown correctly.
> I've seen too that the content-disposition is "inline" in the broken mails,
> is it important too? or it's just the mime version part?
> Is there any way to fix the headers or to make Horde show those messages as
> MIME directly, like some mail clients do?

No.  Because #1 IT IS NOT A MIME MESSAGE. PERIOD. (and #2, the  
underlying client we use to parse the e-mail, c-client, doesn't  
recognize it as a MIME message and there is nothing we can do about  


Michael Slusarz [slusarz at horde.org]

More information about the imp mailing list