Very annoying IMAP problem (cyrus + Outlook)
dbucherml at hsolutions.ch
Fri Aug 22 09:05:34 EDT 2008
David Carter a écrit :
>> As far as I understand, the cause of the problem is : * "Outlook is
>> sending either a token or quoted string that is longer than 8K bytes."
> Your problem is a mailbox which contains several thousand messages.
> Possibly several thousand messages which Outlook hasn't seen previously.
> Outlook tries to construct a single IMAP command of the form:
> UID FETCH uid,uid,uid,... <some set of fields>
> where the list of UIDs is larger than 8 KBytes in size.
>> But how could I correct this problem either in Outlook or cyrus ???
> Split the problem mailbox into smaller mailboxes using something other
> than Outlook.
A mailbox or a folder ? I mean, if we can split messages into different
folders will it solve the problem as well ?
> Alternatively you could increase the word limit in Cyrus.
> MAXWORD is 32k in recent Cyrus 2.3 versions.
Question, I suppose I would need to compile Cyrus, if I wanted to change
the word limit ?
Thank you very much for your help
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