Folder allowed character
Hagedorn at uni-koeln.de
Thu Nov 20 02:19:49 EST 2008
-- Alain Spineux <aspineux at gmail.com> is rumored to have mumbled on 20.
November 2008 07:57:13 +0100 regarding Re: Folder allowed character:
> On Tue, Nov 18, 2008 at 7:38 PM, Wesley Craig <wes at umich.edu> wrote:
>> On 18 Nov 2008, at 05:28, Antonio Talarico wrote:
>>> Where i can found a list with allowed character for a folder name?
>> ./imap/mboxname.c:#define GOODCHARS " #$'+,-.
> These characters are about the mailbox name.
> Imap clients must use a modified UTF-7 encoding for Folders name.
> This allow you to use any characters in any language (if your client
> is compliant on this part of imap spec).
Actually not *any* character. You can't have a '/' or a '!', for example.
Those characters aren't encoded any differently with modified UTF-7. AFAICT
you can use any character that's outside of US-ASCII, but only those from
US-ASCII that are in GOODCHARS.
Sebastian Hagedorn - RZKR-R1 (Flachbau), Zi. 18, Robert-Koch-Str. 10
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