[Dovecot] dovecot 1.2.3: TB fails to unsubscribe folder after deletion

Timo Sirainen tss at iki.fi
Mon Mar 7 17:12:43 EET 2011

On Mon, 2011-03-07 at 16:07 +0100, Bruno Tréguier wrote:

> Sorry to "unbury" such an old patch, but it seems to be related to a bug 
> I'm seeing right now, that I described in a mail sent on Thursday. In 
> short, TB *and* OE, when talking to a Dovecot server using an mbox 
> backend, complain with messages stating that "the mailbox isn't 
> selectable", for "folders of folders" mailbox types.

That is intentional. It works the same way with UW-IMAP. With mbox you
can't select a folder that has subfolders, it has nothing to do with
trailing slashes or anything. (Or if you really want to, you can work
around it: http://wiki2.dovecot.org/MboxChildFolders)

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