Superior hiearchical mailbox creation, after the fact

Ken Murchison murch at
Wed May 30 08:49:43 EDT 2007

Ross Boylan wrote:
> I've created INBOX.a.b, INBOX.a.c, and others.  To my suprise, there is no 
> INBOX.a folder.  This was discussed previously on this list (2/28/06, similar 
> to this messages subject), and is Cyrus's expected behavior.
> I've now decided I want a folder INBOX.a, that is something I can move 
> messages into.
> Is it safe to create such a folder, or will it cause problems, for example 
> wiping out the current folders under INBOX.a?

Yes, you can CREATE INBOX.a without wiping out INBOX.a.*.

Kenneth Murchison
Systems Programmer
Project Cyrus Developer/Maintainer
Carnegie Mellon University

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