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Re: expunge mails

From: Alberto Luaces
Subject: Re: expunge mails
Date: Tue, 15 May 2012 10:21:33 +0200
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/23.4 (gnu/linux)

Petro Khoroshyy writes:

> Hi William
> William Gardella <> writes:
>> Petro Khoroshyy <> writes:
>>> Hi list.
>>> I am very ashamed, but I cannot figure out how to expunge expired mails
>>> from imap account. Some time ago I have seen  a command to do it, but
>>> cannot remember it now.
>>> Thank you in advance.
>>> Petro.
>> Petro,
>> I use `E' to mark IMAP messages expirable and `B e' to expunge them.
> Thanks for your reply. I am now closer to what I want. "B e" some how
> does not delete mails marked as "E". May be I have some settings
> missing. However, I do have nnmail-expire-wait set to 7 and
> nnimap-expunge-on-close set to ask. If I understand
> it correctly with such setup it has to ask me if I want to delete all
> messages marked as "E" seven and more days ago. What do I miss?
> I can delete a message using "B del". I remember using  more complicated
> command and deleting all messages marked as expired.

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