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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: Wed, 08 Jun 2016 21:58:31 +0800
User-agent: Emacs/Gnus

Eric Abrahamsen <> writes:

> Alice Bob <> writes:
>> 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'.
> Sorry for the late response... Unfortunately I'm not sure why the header
> wouldn't take effect: are you sure that nnimap+NEA:Sent.misc-news
> actually exists? And what's the full value for
> `gnus-message-archive-method'?
> Eric
Many thanks to Eric.

Issue solved by:

`(setq gnus-update-message-archive-method t)'


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