IMAP command SELECT failed ?

Derrick J Brashear shadow at
Thu Mar 3 10:00:39 EST 2005

On Wed, 2 Mar 2005, Matt Pounsett wrote:

> I did a search of the archive, and didn't come up with anything relevant. 
> I've also been unable to find anything helpful using google.. so..
> I've just installed cyrus-imapd-2.2.12 on FreeBSD 4.10-STABLE.  My client 
> connects to the server results in the error message from my client (OSX Mail 
> 1.3.9)   'IMAP command "SELECT" failed.'  I'm not getting anything useful in 
> my imapd.log, but I'll paste from it below anyway. will sometimes have this problem if the imap connection drops.

I isuppose you can turn on telemetry logging on the server for yourself 
and see what it's sending, but if the connection is closing entirely (is 
it?) you won't see anything in the log.

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