SMS Says 'Sending....' forever but message actually sent

REPRODUCIBILITY (% or how often): Sometimes
BUILD ID = OS VERSION (Settings > About product): 4.1
HARDWARE (XA2, X10, X10 II, …): XA2
UI LANGUAGE: English
REGRESSION: (compared to previous public release: Yes, No, ?): Unknown

DESCRIPTION:

Sometimes when sending an SMS message the status is set to “Sending…” and remains there forever, even though the SMS message has actually been successfully sent and received on the recipients phone.

PRECONDITIONS:

Unknown
STEPS TO REPRODUCE:

  1. Send an SMS message
  2. Wait for the status message “Sending …”
  3. Wait for the Status message to confirm sent - never happens, but message actually sent

EXPECTED RESULT:

“Sending …” disappears when message has been sent

ACTUAL RESULT:

The sending message stays there forever on the SMS

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

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It happens on my Xperia 10 too.

Previous occurrences
https://together.jolla.com/question/193754/sms-sent-but-status-permanently-sending/

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I get this sometimes on my Xperia 10 II running 4.1. Seems to happen more with some contacts than others, but I’ve got no idea why.