[Dovecot] RFE: IMAP LIST Extension for Special-Use Mailboxes

Charles Marcus CMarcus at Media-Brokers.com
Sat Mar 12 22:15:02 EET 2011

On 2011-03-11 5:31 PM, Patrick Ben Koetter wrote:
> * Charles Marcus <dovecot at dovecot.org>:
>> On 2011-03-11 4:57 PM, Patrick Ben Koetter wrote:
>>> Timo,
>>> would you consider adding support for "IMAP LIST Extension for Special-Use
>>> Mailboxes" <http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6154.txt> any time near in the
>>> future?
>>> I would really love to get rid of all those folders created by all those
>>> different mail clients just because they can't agree to use the same folder
>>> for special purpose.

>> How would implementation of this extension solve that problem??

> A server may, for example, mark a folder as \Sent.
> Any client that connects to such a server can search for a folder that has
> been attributed as "Sent".

Aargh... your message came immediately after the one requesting support
for the 'IMAP MOVE extension', and I confused yours and his...

Sorry... and I agree, this would be nice...


Best regards,


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