Trouble with Eudora and cyrus-imapd-2.3.8

Robert Scussel cyrus at
Thu May 17 12:45:01 EDT 2007

That's the same behavior that I observed, but never made the connection to unread-->deleted.

If you find a solution please share, as that was one major hangup on testing the system.


On Thu, 17 May 2007 09:42:14 -0500, Gary Mills <mills at> wrote:
> On Thu, May 17, 2007 at 06:54:45AM -0500, Amos wrote:
>> On 5/13/07, Gary Mills <mills at> wrote:
>> >Since our recent upgrade from cyrus-imapd-2.1.14 to cyrus-imapd-2.3.8,
>> >I've had one report that Eudora is behaving very badly.  It seems to
>> >have to do with synchronization between the client and the server.
>> >The symptom is that the inbox view is not correct.  Deleted messages
>> >don't disappear, but when they're deleted again, other messages
>> >disappear.  As well, some messages stay in the inbox when they should
>> >have been filtered to a local folder.  Filtering them again results
>> >in duplicates in the local folder.
>> Did you enable telemetry logging for this user to see what the
>> communications between the client and server look like? Not sure if
>> that would help, but maybe worth a try....
> I haven't done that yet, but I plan to do so.  I wanted to see if it
> was a known problem before I tried that.  The user did make a curious
> discovery the other day.  There's a right-click menu item on his INBOX
> that says `Show deleted messages'.  When he selected that, all his
> missing messages showed up, but they were marked as unread, not
> deleted.  Other IMAP clients have been showing those unread messages.
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