Last night I upgraded my SuSE from 7.2 to 7.3 - and wanted to try the
associated new KMail version.
It was getting a bit late - (so) I misunderstood the revised 'settings'
panel; in fact I overlooked the 'Network' tab, and after defining my
'Identity' only, I tried to send a couple of test messages:
All went well - the 'Transmitting' box flashed on momentarily and my
mails moved from 'outbox' to 'sent messages' - even with a nice little
'sent' icon next to each one of them (+ 'time dispatched'-info)!
At that moment I suddenly realized that my PPP had never been activated!
I launched the PPP, tried to retrieve messages, and then got a dialogue
box, informing me of the missing 'network settings' - so I could rectify
Sorry, long explanation...but to me it looks like a *bug*, if the system
can create the illusion of sending mail to a specified address - without
What do you think??
med venlig hilsen