Annotation, new mail, and special flag

Ken Murchison ken at
Fri Jul 23 15:55:24 EDT 2004

info-cyrus at wrote:

> I was just wondering about the annotation stuff.
> What about if you could mark a folder as "special" via an annotation 
> like you can mark or flag a message? Maybe this could be used for some 
> subset folder listing, above and beyond folder subscriptions?
> This lead to another idea. What about using a folder annotation to tell 
> the server what folders you'd like to be notified when there's new mail. 
> I know there's the IDLE extension, but that only applies to folders that 
> have been selected.

Anything is possible, but these such annotations are only as useful as 
the clients that use them  ;)

Kenneth Murchison     Oceana Matrix Ltd.
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