[maemo-users] [maemo-users] can I repair/reset the mail app without reflashingthe device?

From: Dirk-Jan.Binnema at nokia.com Dirk-Jan.Binnema at nokia.com
Date: Mon Mar 13 12:26:39 EET 2006
Hi Armin, 

>-----Original Message-----
>From: maemo-users-bounces at maemo.org 
>[mailto:maemo-users-bounces at maemo.org] On Behalf Of ext Armin M. Warda
>Sent: 13 March, 2006 11:26
>To: maemo-users at maemo.org
>Subject: [maemo-users] can I repair/reset the mail app without 
>reflashingthe device?
>  Hi,
>the mail application on my Nokia 770 is somewhat confused, I 
>suspect the stored mailbox files got currupted: for example 
>when  I receive a mail into the inbox, close the mail app, 
>open the inbox again, the email I just received is gone. It 
>looks like all archived mails are gone, too. The drafts folder 
>is empty, too.
>How can I repair/reset the mailboxes of the mail app on the 
>Nokia 770 without reflasing the device?
>Should I delete everything below /home/user/apps/email/ ?
>Or just delete the cache.xml files in these directories?
>Or some gconf-files?

I would try it in steps:
1) delete the cache file,
2) if that does not work, delete /home/user/apps/email/ 
   (you might want to backup the mails first)
3) if that doesn't work either, you probably have to reflash :-(

It would be great if you reported any problems in Bugzilla.

Best wishes,

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