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Re: make sent emails synced in imap sent folder

From: Alice Bob
Subject: Re: make sent emails synced in imap sent folder
Date: Thu, 02 Jun 2016 15:22:58 -0000
User-agent: Emacs/Gnus

Eric Abrahamsen <> writes:

> writes:
>> Eric Abrahamsen <> writes:
>>> Fkqqrr <> writes:
>>>> Eric Abrahamsen <> writes:
>>>>> fkqqrr <> writes:
>>>>>> When sending email in Gnus, 'sent' emails by default go into
>>>>>> 'archive' folder locally.
>>>>>> How to set sent emails to IMAP sent folder?
>>>>> You can set the `gnus-message-archive-group' option to the desired
>>>>> "Sent" folder. If you have more than one account you're trying to set
>>>>> up, you can set that option to a function that takes one argument, a
>>>>> group name, and returns the appropriate archive group. In my case:
>>>>> (defun my-archiver-figure-outer (group)
>>>>>   (cond ((string-match-p "nnimap\\+This-Account\\|gmane" group)
>>>>>    "nnimap+This-Account:Sent")
>>>>>   ((string-match-p "nnimap\\+That-Account" group)
>>>>>    "nnimap+That-Account:Sent")))
>> If all `cond' does not match, where will the `archive' message go?
>> (for example, just write a new mail by `m' without enterning any
>> group. Just stay on the start `Group' buffer)
>> I know the default is `archive' on local disk. But this line:
>>>>> (setq gnus-message-archive-group #'my-archiver-figure-outer)
>> prevents un-matched sent items archived locally.
>> Should I add a condition:
>>    ((string-match-p ".*" group)
>>     "nnimap+3rd-account:Sent")
> The `cond' form usually takes a final "t" condition, which serves as a
> catch-all for when nothing else matches. I didn't put one in there
> because I couldn't be bothered. So:
> (cond ((string-match-p "nnimap\\+NEA\\|gmane" group)
>        "nnimap+NEA:Sent")
>       ((string-match-p "nnimap\\+NPR" group)
>        "nnimap+NPR:Sent")
>       (t "archive"))
> Or "nnimap+3rd-account:Sent", if you like.
An issue:

I can see the header: `Gcc: nnimap+NEA:Sent.misc-news'. But the
news is actually archived to `Gcc: nnimap+NPR:Sent.misc-news'.

On my system, NPR is the default `gnus-message-archive-method'.
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