auto-create folder from sieve

Rob Siemborski rjs3 at
Thu Jul 24 17:23:36 EDT 2003

On Thu, 24 Jul 2003, Ken Murchison wrote:

> It would be possible to autocreate on fileinto, but how do you determine
> that this is what the user wants vs. the mailbox name being typed
> incorrectly.

You can tell this via a -create flag to fileinto.

> What really should happen is that a warning should be spit out at
> upload/parse time telling the user that the mailbox doesn't exist.

This probably doesn't work well in the possible future world of
sieve-with-variables and so on.


Rob Siemborski * Andrew Systems Group * Cyert Hall 207 * 412-268-7456
Research Systems Programmer * /usr/contributed Gatekeeper

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