accents in mailbox names

Antoine Jacoutot ajacoutot at
Fri May 14 11:54:00 EDT 2004

Selon "François LECOLIER " <lecolier at>:
> When creating a mailbox, it's name should be encoded in UTF7, and also you
> should add chars quote ' and & and  ? to the GOODCHARS define in
> imap/mboxname.c for the UTF7 encoding to be fully accepted in mailbox names.

Thanks a bunch for that information.
One last question though. Is utf7 encoding automtic ? I mean if users create new
folders using Outlook or a webmail, will this work ?

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