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Month: November 2012

Re: [trinity-devel] Date bug in kmail?

From: Darrell Anderson <humanreadable@...>
Date: Sat, 17 Nov 2012 13:48:09 -0800 (PST)
> The box is also messed up even further in that it is not updated if the
> Email is left up on the screen; the Email has to be reloaded in order to
> update the "Now" box with the current date/time of the sender.  It also
> has a tendency to truncate text if the date string grows too long.
> I don't remember exactly when/where this "feature" was introduced, but I
> am pretty sure it was either from OpenSUSE or the kdepim enterprise
> branch.  Someone had half a good idea but didn't implement it correctly.
> :-)

I will file a bug report with all observations. I will create a patch for the text string "Now:" and attach to the bug report. Actually, I think I'll push the patch to GIT and mention the commit in the bug report. At least the text no longer will mislead users about the purpose.

I remember the patch from a long time ago when I started using Trinity because the box is not part of 3.5.10. The patch is from the old Chakra distro, commit d8b40941, 2010-09-07: