IMAP stealing mail??
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Sun Jul 13 20:10:23 PDT 2003
On Sun, 2003-07-13 at 07:19, Scott Mitchell wrote:
> On Sat, Jul 12, 2003 at 04:23:50PM -0500, David Loszewski wrote:
> > On Sat, 2003-07-12 at 15:04, lewiz wrote:
> > > On Sat, Jul 12, 2003 at 03:33:40PM -0500, David Loszewski wrote:
> > > > squirrelmail on my webserver. Once I grab my mail using one of these
> > > > webmail clients it's as if it's actually popping the mail from the
> > > > mailserver instead of just imapping it so when i go to my desktop mail
> > > > client it says I have no mail yet unless I have not used the webmail
> > >
> > > Just a guess but are you sure by ``no mail'' it doesn't mean ``no new
> > > mail''? If you read new mail via WWW it would change the flags and
> > > indicate the mail had been read.
> > >
> > > Best wishes,
> > >
> > > -lewiz.
> > yea, if I don't touch the mail and it stays unread it won't show up in
> > my mail client if I logged into my webclient. Only messages that I had
> > after logging out of my webclient will show in my mail client.
> What mail client are you using on your desktop? If it's some kind of POP3
> arrangement (using fetchmail or something similar) I can quite believe it
> would only notice mail that arrived since the last IMAP session.
> Personally I'd just run an IMAP client on my desktop as well -- that should
> be able to see all the mail on the server, whether it's been read or not.
yea, but then it doesn't grab the mail from the server. It doesn't
matter what mail client I use, I've tried Ximian Evolution as well as
Microsoft Outlook Express.
dave at bsdadmins.net
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