Deleting top-level mailbox with 'delete_mode: delayed'

Simon Matter simon.matter at
Tue Nov 13 07:47:25 EST 2007

> On Tue, Nov 13, 2007 at 01:11:49PM +0100, Simon Matter wrote:
>> > expunge_mode: delayed
>> > delete_mode: delayed
>> I've just tried a batch delete of mailboxes and hit the same wall.
>> Mailbox deletion doesn't work anymore with 2.3.10 if "delete_mode:
>> delayed". If "delete_mode: immediate" it works, but with delayed I get
>> "deletemailbox: Operation is not supported on mailbox".
>> Did I miss something? Does anybody have a patch?
> I have "delete_mode: immediate" on the replica and
> "delete_mode: delayed" on the master.  It doesn't make any sense
> for the replica to do a delayed delete, as the master is already
> generating a "RENAME" event (well, two MAILBOX events actually,
> let's not get picky) with the old and new names for the mailboxes.

My testcase is a single server, no replica whatever.


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