Do I need idled on or not?
mloftis at wgops.com
Fri Feb 10 01:06:48 EST 2006
--On February 10, 2006 1:00:25 PM +0800 Murray Trainer
<mtrainer at central-data.net> wrote:
> Hi All,
> I noticed the line in cyrus.conf below which was commented previously
> and now included in SuSE 10.0:
># this is only necessary if using idled for IMAP IDLE
> idled cmd="idled"
> The IMAP IDLE feature sounds like a good idea - do any mail clients
> support it yet. If so I will probably leave it on. Does this mean I
> can tell my e-mail clients using IMAP not to check for new mail?
No and no. I don't know of any clients that implement it offhand. And as
far as UI goes it still has to be connected in order to IDLE on a folder.
each folder you IDLE on though requires a new connection.
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