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Re: file storage in IMAP (eventually for Tramp) working and needs testin
Re: file storage in IMAP (eventually for Tramp) working and needs testing
Thu, 03 Jan 2008 11:42:58 -0600
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On Thu, 03 Jan 2008 17:31:14 +0000 James Cloos <address@hidden> wrote:
JC> On namespaces in IMAP, do note that not every imapd uses . (full stop)
JC> as the hierarchy separator character; many use / (virgule). The LIST
JC> command will show what that server uses.
Right, I did not mention that but knew it :)
JC> Also, some (many?) users will probably not like the idea of turning
JC> INBOX into a parent. That convention seems to be a uw thing, AFAICT.
We'll definitely have any mailbox be the top parent (not just INBOX),
the question is whether other mailboxes under it will implement a
directory hierarchy, or if the hierarchy will be entirely inside a
single mailbox, or if we won't have directories at all.