Cyrus 2.4 and unexpunge messages.

Patrick Boutilier boutilpj at
Wed Jan 2 10:05:29 EST 2019

On 1/2/19 9:31 AM, Adam Tauno Williams wrote:
> On Wed, 2019-01-02 at 09:20 +0100, chose wrote:
>> I've unexpunged messages in the mail box, all is recovered but the
>> flag "deleted" persist, so Roundcube see the email as deleted and
>> the emails are grey.
> Yes, this is correct.  Unexpunge unexpunges, it does not undelete
> [delete in IMAP being a flag].  This a feature, not a bug [IMAP handles
> deletes in a consistent, reliable, sane, standard way vs. the hackish
> behavior implemented by most MUAs].
>>     Did I missed some step to full  recover emails ?

Run unexpunge with -d

  -d     Unset the \Deleted flag on any restored messages.

> They are fully recovered; you can mark them as undeleted via the
> client.

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