Any interest to implement RFC4978 (IMAP COMPRESS)?

Rob Mueller robm at
Thu Feb 18 16:13:44 EST 2010

>> For low bandwith connections this could be useful but I don't know if
>> that's a typical case nowadays. Together with the IMAP IDLE command it
>> should be fine for mobile devices...
>> [1]
> I thought that this was supported in 2.3.16.

It's definitely in CVS, not sure what released version it's in (check the 
changelog?). We use it at FastMail.


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