Cyrus SEEN and uidl patch

Bron Gondwana brong at
Sun Apr 1 08:45:48 EDT 2012

On Sun, Apr 01, 2012 at 11:08:36AM +0100, Jeroen van Meeuwen (Kolab Systems) wrote:
> >I'm running an ISP environment with Cyrus 2.3.18.
> Given that Cyrus IMAP 2.3 is... well... rather old, it is maintained
> by only a small group of people having volunteered to do so. The
> main focus for the project is Cyrus IMAP 2.4, and future releases
> currently in development, so a question that pops up in my mind is -
> can this issue be reproduced in Cyrus IMAP 2.4.14, or even GIT
> master (future 2.5)?

No to the main issue, because per-user seen is stored in the mailbox,
so these seen strings don't exist.

And I'm fairly sure the replication protocol won't mind arbitrarily
long SEEN strings either, because it uses a different method.

But - I have no objection to fixing the issue in 2.3.x.


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