imapd logging for mail deletion/creation

Bernhard Reiter bernhard at
Wed Sep 14 13:43:14 EDT 2005

On Wed, Sep 14, 2005 at 05:59:42PM +0100, Alexey Melnikov wrote:
> Bernhard Reiter wrote:
> >It seems we are in a better need of logging
> >so answer questions which client or MTA has created or deleted specific 
> >emails.
> >
> >More details can be found here:
> >
> > 
> >
> Logging of appended messages is to early in the code, APPEND can fail 
> after that.

Thanks, we knew that we do not precisely know what we are doing.

> Why do you want to log all EXPUNGE attempts? Just to prove that the 
> client has issued an EXPUNGE?

Yes, though the successful state probably is most interesting.
I think Wesley and Henning described the reasons quite well.

> As a side note, I think there should be an option that controls if the 
> extra logging you've proposed is done.

Of course!

Thanks for the feedback!

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