That is true in theory
However I just know someone in my immediate circle this morning waiting for e-CoPR while spouse in India got the CopR and passport stamped as well - I have personally verified this information
So IRCC works in weird ways
Which VO was this
You did not get RFV Email yet? It should have come along with your Portal 1 request
Did you try calling iRCC?
If this is VO Montreal,some people did report lost P1 email - Call & check