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Forum: FastMail Forum 24 May 2020, 12:32 PM
Replies: 10
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Posted By xyzzy
Thanks for your opinion. As I said I am only...

Thanks for your opinion. As I said I am only going to switch when the choice is taken out of my hands.

End of discussion.
Forum: FastMail Forum 24 May 2020, 07:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 728
Posted By xyzzy
The problem with doing that is that if you happen...

The problem with doing that is that if you happen to be making changes to your sieve script or creating new rules in the UI while in the "new" rules mode and for some reason want to revert back to...
Forum: FastMail Forum 23 May 2020, 10:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 728
Posted By xyzzy
You're welcome and good move! :)

You're welcome and good move! :)
Forum: FastMail Forum 23 May 2020, 06:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 728
Posted By xyzzy
The "old" rules settings are still there and your...

The "old" rules settings are still there and your sieve code is unaffected if your additions are at the very beginning or end.

If you are running with the "new" rules UI then you can create rules...
Forum: FastMail Forum 16 May 2020, 12:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,663
Posted By xyzzy
Just noticed that the sieve code for the new...

Just noticed that the sieve code for the new rules UI is now using those "mailboxid" and "special-use" extensions.

So mailboxid is used to test for the presence of a folder and fileinto's it as...
Forum: FastMail Forum 14 May 2020, 07:23 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,987
Posted By xyzzy
Yes. Well at least I still can.

Yes. Well at least I still can.
Forum: FastMail Forum 14 May 2020, 04:13 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,987
Posted By xyzzy
Interesting, so new FM accounts default to the...

Interesting, so new FM accounts default to the new rules UI instead of the old rules UI. Assuming FM doesn't distinguish these new accounts by not letting them to use the old rules UI then go into...
Forum: FastMail Forum 12 May 2020, 04:55 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,987
Posted By xyzzy
I know the "new" rules stuff has been in the...

I know the "new" rules stuff has been in the non-beta for quite some time but what I was questioning was why is the ability to switch back and forth between old and new rules UI? If the new rules...
Forum: FastMail Forum 11 May 2020, 06:41 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,987
Posted By xyzzy
Heh, oddly enough I was just thinking the exact...

Heh, oddly enough I was just thinking the exact same thing myself tonight! :D

What are they waiting for? And specifically because they restore the "old" rules when you revert back to them...
Forum: FastMail Forum 11 May 2020, 04:43 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 556
Posted By xyzzy
Just to clarify, are you complaining that the...

Just to clarify, are you complaining that the "Delete Permanently" in the "old" rules UI that generated discards are converted to "delete to trash" in the "new style" rules? I suspect they wanted to...
Forum: FastMail Forum 23 Apr 2020, 04:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,663
Posted By xyzzy
More "goodies" added to sieve require

Just spotted in the wild yet more additions to sieve's require; "x-cyrus-log", "mailboxid", and "special-use". Doing a quick glance at some documentation...
Forum: FastMail Forum 22 Apr 2020, 08:03 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,057
Posted By xyzzy
...or always use unique aliases and delete the...

...or always use unique aliases and delete the alias to cause attempts to it to bounce.
Forum: FastMail Forum 21 Apr 2020, 06:34 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 8,693
Posted By xyzzy
In this particular case they may be right. Not...

In this particular case they may be right. Not just that one purpose but for any purpose.

I've submitted other problems with Sieve Tester (ST) in the past they just reject them usually with the...
Forum: FastMail Forum 21 Apr 2020, 05:19 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 8,693
Posted By xyzzy
Yup, they updated my ticket as well. But so it...

Yup, they updated my ticket as well. But so it doesn't fall through the cracks I reopened it reminding them they need to update Sieve Tester as well!;)

I gave them this small test case which is the...
Forum: FastMail Forum 20 Apr 2020, 11:04 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,057
Posted By xyzzy
Well certainly if they are appearing in your FM...

Well certainly if they are appearing in your FM Inbox and you use an email client configured as POP or IMAP for your FM account then by definition they will appear in your client's inbox as well...
Forum: FastMail Forum 20 Apr 2020, 08:10 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,057
Posted By xyzzy
How could FM know an email sent from some other...

How could FM know an email sent from some other email service (i.e., some email address that doesn't "belong" to FM) is yours and not someone else? A rule that says "if I get mail from any sender do...
Forum: FastMail Forum 20 Apr 2020, 05:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,247
Posted By xyzzy
So long as you don't change the mail app password...

So long as you don't change the mail app password TB is using it couldn't care less what you do with the account password. The account password is only for using the webmail.
Forum: FastMail Forum 20 Apr 2020, 05:11 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,057
Posted By xyzzy
Why does it have to be specifically from them? ...

Why does it have to be specifically from them? If you think it has something to do with email from another email services then simply set up a free account on any other email service (e.g., gmail)...
Forum: FastMail Forum 19 Apr 2020, 06:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,554
Posted By xyzzy
I don't quite understand this. I clicked...

I don't quite understand this. I clicked Import&Setup in FM for Thunderbird (TB) and it led me through a bunch of instructions to set up a new TB email account using the app password it supplies. I...
Forum: FastMail Forum 19 Apr 2020, 06:08 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 8,693
Posted By xyzzy
That's the reason for changing...

That's the reason for changing X-Spam-Known-Sender, i.e., under conditions FM doesn't support in it's contacts (e.g., *@*.company.com). I don't want to have to be concerned about choosing the spam...
Forum: FastMail Forum 17 Apr 2020, 07:04 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 8,693
Posted By xyzzy
Got it too. I guess he's pretty much echoing his...

Got it too. I guess he's pretty much echoing his updates on both tickets.
Forum: FastMail Forum 16 Apr 2020, 01:09 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 8,693
Posted By xyzzy
Ok, I guess. So you are disabling all the tests...

Ok, I guess. So you are disabling all the tests in section 3 (Sieve generated for spam protection) so that it doesn't matter what X-Spam-Known-Sender is set to? No backscatter to test either?

By...
Forum: FastMail Forum 16 Apr 2020, 04:26 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 8,693
Posted By xyzzy
One thing I forgot to mention about all this when...

One thing I forgot to mention about all this when changing X-Spam-Known-Sender to "yes" since it had nothing to do with the bug. That is, if you're a purist you might want to add in-addressbook as...
Forum: FastMail Forum 16 Apr 2020, 03:34 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 8,693
Posted By xyzzy
That sounds like the same reply he sent to me...

That sounds like the same reply he sent to me this morning. But he closed my ticket. So I reopened it with a my reply suggesting they should make this a "highe(er)" priority and not close the...
Forum: FastMail Forum 15 Apr 2020, 07:45 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 8,693
Posted By xyzzy
Heh, you should see how long some of my posts get...

Heh, you should see how long some of my posts get in those tickets. It wouldn't be so bad if they didn't make the text portion so narrow. I hate that ticket software. It's not really amiable to...
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