That worked. Thank-you Samuel. The log is here:
I'll add that this bug is partially random. I only see the problem (and other
problems) on messages with attachments. But the problem does not always show up on
messages with attachments. To me, it seems random in that respect. All digests from the
Fedora users list have html attachments. I've had the problem most severely with
messages that have attached pictures (such as JPEG attachments). In many such cases, I
get numerous occurrences of the "[NOTAVAILABLE] UID FETCH Server error", and
the attachments arrive corrupted. The problem also seems more likely to occur with older
This problem started with Fedora users list messages on March 08. But I've been
experiencing problems with messages having attached photos for many weeks.
I was also able to get a log for my other (March 06) thread "Thunderbird issue
(OT)." It's here:
I'll reply in that thread to my original posting with a little more information.
To answer the question
You're using IMAP, so why would you use this setting? Are you
that you're using shared accounts and workstations?
No. One home workstation,
two operating systems, and 6 logins. But they're all mine. I don't keep things
on my workstation because there are thousands of messages, and I estimate they would take
gigabytes of storage.