Is there a limit on mailbox name length in Cyrus ?

Amos Gouaux at
Fri Nov 21 18:36:23 EST 2003

>>>>> On Fri, 21 Nov 2003 18:35:12 +0000,
>>>>> Patrick Welche <prlw1 at> (pw) writes:

pw> While talking limits, is there a limit to the number of UIDs that cyrus
pw> can take, say in a SEARCH or UID STORE command? (While trying to sort out
pw> a mailbox with thousands of message, I saw an error along the lines of
pw> "word too long"?)

I've seen that from time to time when manipulating some
ridiculously large (~40K messages) folders using GNUS. I 
started looking into it, but didn't get far as there are 
way too many other things I'm supposed to be doing.....


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