Re: Content of first part lost when second part present

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Subject: Re: Content of first part lost when second part present
Posted by:  Advantage Developer Jone (scottcSPAMFR…@datafest.com)
Date: Thu, 24 Jun 2004

I'm having the same problem.  Is this a bug in Indy 9?

"Frank Jagusch" <FJagus…@q-soft.de> wrote in message
news:339F862AC89EE240FJagus…@q-soft.de...
> I'm trying to generate mails using TIdSMTP and TIdMessage. I'm working
with
> Delphi 6 and Indy 9.0.14.
> Here's the important part of my (sample) code:
>    IdMessage:=TIdMessage.Create(self);
>    IdMessage.Recipients.EMailAddresses:='Y…@You.com';
>    IdMessage.From.Text:='…@I.com';
>    IdMessage.Subject:='Subject of Testmail';
>    TIdText.Create(IdMessage.MessageParts);
>    TIdText(IdMessage.MessageParts.Items[0]).Body.Text:='Hello World';
> //    TIdAttachment.Create(IdMessage.MessageParts,'D:\temp\testfile.txt');
> //The testfile.txt contains only a 'Hallo'.
>    IdSMTP.Send(IdMessage);
>
> As shown it works fine - I'm getting a multipart mail containing one part:
>
>  From: …@I.com
>  Subject: Subject of Testmail
>  To: Y…@You.com
>  Content-Type: multipart/alternative;
> boundary="=_NextPart_2rfkindysadvnqw3nerasdf"
>  MIME-Version: 1.0
>  Date: Thu, 27 May 2004 12:38:35 +0200
>  X-Mailer: SMTP Testclient
>
>  This is a multi-part message in MIME format
>
>  --=_NextPart_2rfkindysadvnqw3nerasdf
>  Content-Type: text/plain
>  Content-Transfer-Encoding: quoted-printable
>
>  Hello World
>
>  --=_NextPart_2rfkindysadvnqw3nerasdf--
>
> If I uncomment the one line in the code the content of the first part ist
> lost:
>
>  From: …@I.com
>  Subject: Subject of Testmail
>  To: Y…@You.com
>  Content-Type: multipart/mixed;
> boundary="=_NextPart_2rfkindysadvnqw3nerasdf"
>  MIME-Version: 1.0
>  Date: Thu, 27 May 2004 12:37:43 +0200
>  X-Mailer: SMTP Testclient
>
>  This is a multi-part message in MIME format
>
>  --=_NextPart_2rfkindysadvnqw3nerasdf
>  Content-Type: text/plain
>  Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit
>
>  --=_NextPart_2rfkindysadvnqw3nerasdf
>  Content-Type: application/octet-stream;
>          name="Neu Textdatei.txt"
>  Content-Transfer-Encoding: base64
>  Content-Disposition: attachment;
>          filename="testfile.txt"
>
>  SGFsbG8=
>
>  --=_NextPart_2rfkindysadvnqw3nerasdf--
>
> While debugging I've seen the content of
> TIdText(IdMessage.MessageParts.Items[0]).Body.Text is always present and
> unchanged. Even after IdSMTP.Send(IdMessage). But there's nothing in the
> mail - so:
> What's going wrong? And why? Is there any failure in my usage of
TIdMessage?
> I assume the change of the Content-Transfer-Enconding of the first part is
a
> side effect of the loss of the content.
>
> Thanks for reading until here and for your thoughts and answers...
>
> Frank Jagusch

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Content of first part lost when second part present posted by Frank Jagusch on Thu, 27 May 2004