On 10/17/2004 4:08 AM, James Britt wrote:
> I've discovered that, for all its good points, the Mozilla Thunderbird 
> E-mail client is braindead when it comes to malformed mail headers.  It 
> seems that if an inbox contains any mail with a bad header, then 
> Thunderbird simply stops fetching more mail from that inbox.  Period.
> 
> One then has to manually delete the offending message.

I ran in to this same problem with the Mozilla suite on some newsgroups. 
Giganews was able to fix it on their end, but the Mozilla team hasn't 
responded to the problem. Mozilla should idealy be able to work around 
the bad headers.

You can see my report at:
<http://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=261495>

Randy.