Problem w/ 2.2.4 and unixhierarchysep: yes

Simon Matter simon.matter at
Mon May 24 17:22:42 EDT 2004

> Simon Matter wrote:
>>>Bob Tito wrote:
>>>>Hi all,
>>>>Not trying to steal the tread ;-)
>>>>But i hope additional/other info could be helpfull ?
>>>>For the last couple of days i try to upgrade a FreeBSD 4.9 box from
>>>>2.2.3 to 2.2.4 ...
>>>>Luckally i did not have the problems described here, but NO WAY i was
>>>>able to get sieve working with unixhierachysep and altnamespace
>>>>enabled.. The scripts were just ignored.. reverting back to 2.2.3
>>>> solved
>>>>the problem right away. I disabled altnamespace, but that didn't solve
>>>>the problem, even after ajusting the scripts to te corrected mailbox
>>>>location. I was not able to disable unixhierarchsep, because of live
>>>>mailboxes ;-)
>>>I can't reproduce this.  I just tested all 4 combinations of
>>>altnamespace and unixhierarchysep and they all worked fine with 2.2.4.
>> The hash_enumerate() function is also used by some other cyrus-imapd
>> programs so I could think, without having a closer look, that it could
>> also break other programs, right? I suggest testing it on a affected
>> platform with the patch applied.
> Obviously a fileinto needs to touch the quota code, so the hash problem
> is a possibility.  But I would suspect that if this were the case that
> it wouldn't be limited to just fileinto -- *any* message delivery would
> cause a problem.
>> BTW, do you, the developers, plan to push out another release like 2.2.5
>> if the patch discussed here fixes the problem? I just want to know
>> whether
>> I should wait for it before publishing updated rpms.
> My guess would be that Rob will cut a 2.2.5 release once these issues
> are fixed.

The problem with the hash_enumerate issue is solved for me.


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