Bug: [] E-mail can't read forward as attachment

asked 2013-12-24 22:30:05 +0200

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updated 2018-11-09 22:35:19 +0200

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My home computer checks e-mails and forwards most important ones to my mobile phone e-mail account. They are forwarded as attachments. However, I can't read them in the e-mail.

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Do they come in some standard format like .eml ? Its currently not supported, but planned.

VDVsx ( 2013-12-25 00:20:13 +0200 )edit

I recognised the same issue. The forwarded (embedded) mail has been downloaded as shown in the mail view header.

And I found the *.eml file below ~/Downloads/mail_attachments/. Every time I open the mail a new *.eml file has been saved.

Do you plan any cleanup solution?

axaq ( 2014-02-02 02:36:36 +0200 )edit

This is still a problem in SailfishOS When opening an e-mail that contains another forwarded e-mail, I see that it has a downloadable attachment of with MIME type message/rfc822. However after downloading it, and clicking again to open, I get an error message saying something along the lines of «Could not open attachment - file type not supported» (not sure about the exact English text used).

tore ( 2015-06-16 03:20:34 +0200 )edit

This "not supported but planned" feature is still not supported in 2.0.0 :(

pichlo ( 2015-10-23 15:44:16 +0200 )edit

Not available in yet

JSE ( 2016-02-01 16:48:58 +0200 )edit