Attachment file type not recognized

  • 7002412
  • 21-Jan-2009
  • 26-Apr-2012

Environment

Novell GroupWise 7 Support Pack 3 Hot Patch 1

Situation

Attachment file type not recognized if the file name is longer than 115 characters
Double clicking an attachment asks for the application to open the file with if the file name is longer than 115 characters

Resolution

Reported to Engineering.

Status

Reported to Engineering

Additional Information

Steps to Duplicate:
  1. Install GroupWise 7 Support Pack 3 Hot Patch 1 Client.
  2. Create a text file with name "12345678901234567890123456789012345678901234567890123456789012345678901234567890123456789012345678901234567890123456.txt".
  3. Compose a new mail and attach the newly created file to the mail.
  4. Send the mail to any user.
  5. Login as the recepient.
  6. Right Click the file and click Open.
  7. It asks for the Application to open the file in.
  8. Now Truncate the file name and follow steps 3-6.
  9. It should open the file in notepad.

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