NOTIFY broken in 2.2.31?

Tom Sommer mail at
Tue Jul 4 10:02:38 EEST 2017

On 2017-06-30 17:09, Timo Sirainen wrote:
> On 29 Jun 2017, at 13.27, Bojan Smojver <bojan at> wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I just updated my Dovecot to the new build in Fedora 26, which is 
>> based
>> on 2.2.31. After I did that, Evolution (3.24.3) is no longer receiving
>> notifications about new mail in folders other than inbox (the same
>> version of Evo that worked fine against Dovecot The only
>> folder that still gets notifications is inbox.
>> I see there have been changes to NOTIFY code in this release. What
>> would you like me to send to you in order to debug this problem?
>> When I run Evo with some debugging options turned on, I can see:
>> ----------------
>> [imapx:B] I/O: 'B00010 NOTIFY SET (selected (MessageNew (UID
>> RFC822.SIZE RFC822.HEADER FLAGS) MessageExpunge FlagChange)) (personal
>> (MessageNew MessageExpunge MailboxName SubscriptionChange))'
>> [imapx:B] I/O: 'B00010 OK NOTIFY completed (0.001 + 0.000 secs).'
>> ----------------
>> So, notify setting appears to be happening and it looks pretty much 
>> the
>> same as it does against version
> I was writing some further tests for NOTIFY, and looks like I
> misunderstood the RFC and wrote broken tests. Then I thought that
> NOTIFY had been broken for  years, but actually I just broke it only
> in v2.2.31 :( Just revert this patch and it'll work:
> <>

New release?

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