The wellknown UIDL- Outlook - multiple messages download with
murch at andrew.cmu.edu
Wed Feb 22 08:46:09 EST 2006
Reinhard Proessler wrote:
> In december 2005 was a thread about downloading multible messages
> via pop3 with Outlook as email client. The reason for this problem
> was a wrong or broken handling of MS Outlook with the UIDL of cyrus
> Cyrus Imapd uses a UIDL with variable length (rfc conform) but Outlook
> can not handle this variable length and starts over to download the
> message if it meets a point where the UIDL changes.
> Well. The problem is caused by Outlook.
> But I have to fix this problem, but I can not fix Outlook, you know.
Has anybody reported the bug to MS? Outlook is still actively
developed, isn't it?
Project Cyrus Developer/Maintainer
Carnegie Mellon University
More information about the Info-cyrus