Mail box creation bug(?) in cyrus imap 2.1.11

Rob Siemborski rjs3 at
Thu Jun 19 17:29:14 EDT 2003

On Thu, 19 Jun 2003, Cove Schneider wrote:

> If you try to create mail box under the INBOX called "INBOX", Cyrus
> fails the creation; though if you try and create a mail box called
> "INBOX.Test", Cyrus creates the "INBOX" and "Test" folder underneath it.

I can't duplicate this:

x create INBOX.INBOX
x OK Completed
x list "" "INBOX.INBOX"
* LIST (\HasNoChildren) "." "INBOX.INBOX"
x OK Completed

Are you using altnamespace perhaps?


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

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