Problem with Subject: XXXX XXXXXX on Cyrus

Andrzej Adam Filip anfi at
Mon Nov 7 11:56:12 EST 2005

lkolchin at wrote:
> Hello All,
> Thanks to all who replyed.
> I understand now that this are the hotmail and many other clients to blame for these kind of headers.
> But in reality I would like to deal with this problem (not just blame the clients) via Cyrus (UW-IMAP and Exchange seem to deal with the problem pretty well).
> Many users on my system now very dissapointed by this header handling :(
> This munge8bit option, Andrzej wrote about is very interesting but I can't see this option with man imapd.conf
> on my SLES9 system.
> Is there more information on enabling this munge8bit option?
> The patch from Igor is also interesting, if nothing else works, I'd like to try it.
> Best Regards,
> Leon Kolchinsky

munge8bit patch is included in FedoraCore4 rpm I use
(from "extras" repository).

As last repsort you may try to extract it from the source rpm.

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