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Re: nnimap mails being marked old before I ever see them

From: John Sullivan
Subject: Re: nnimap mails being marked old before I ever see them
Date: Thu, 29 Oct 2009 11:17:15 -0400
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/23.1.50 (gnu/linux)

Ted Zlatanov <> writes:

> On Mon, 05 Oct 2009 14:36:30 -0400 John Sullivan <> wrote: 
> JS> Nicolas KOWALSKI <> writes:
>>> I have this sometimes when I use another MUA to access my mailboxes.
>>> To fix it, I make Gnus resync itself completely against the IMAP
>>> server, and it works each time; it can take a long time depending of
>>> the groups sizes, but as I maintain them short, it is not much burden.
>>> Here is what I do:
> JS> Hm, thanks. This is happening even though I'm not using another MUA to
> JS> access this mailbox. I also have agent disabled, so the steps you
> JS> outline for clearing the agent data shouldn't matter for me.
> The marks may be out of sync because the message numbers got redone on
> the server.  Can you look at your newsrc.eld file and compare to the
> article numbers on your IMAP server?  You should be able to get at least
> some from the IMAP log (set imap-log and imap-debug to t).

So, I looked at a case where a message was marked O without me ever
seeing it.

The only reference to the article number in newsrc.eld (or in the
variable in memory) was to the article's score, which was correct

Can you explain more what you mean by comparing the newsrc.eld file to
the article numbers on the server?

John Sullivan
Emacs Planner Maintainer
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