DECISION: what reconstruct -f should do

OBATA Akio obata at
Tue Apr 26 21:31:40 EDT 2011

On Wed, 27 Apr 2011 02:20:51 +0900, Bron Gondwana <brong at> wrote:

> On Tue, 26 Apr 2011 10:19 -0700, "David Lang" <david.lang at> wrote:
>> I can easily see someone wanting to have INBOX.sub containing INBOX.sub.folder1
>> and INBOX.sub.folder2 as an organizational mechanism
>> if you were to create INBOX.sub and the user didn't want it, could they remove
>> it without affecting INBOX.sub.folder?
> No, not easily.  It would delete the whole tree by default.

No, "RENAME" will affect to whole tree, but "DELETE" is not.

OBATA Akio / obata at

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