[Dovecot] IMAP IDLE goes to sleep
julian+dovecot at lava.net
Mon Jun 25 22:51:26 EEST 2007
On Mon, 25 Jun 2007, Robert Schetterer wrote:
> Hi Julian,
> i might fail ,but it looks like
> that there are problems on the clients side with idle
Thanks, that is a useful link. I don't see Apple Mail listed there,
but that's not to say that there aren't any issues.
> and depending to that , there are workarounds
> however i wouldnt recommand apple mail with imap
> anyway ,cause it is know for a long history of bugs with imap
> courier, cyrus , dovecot
> ( i dont know if apple has fixed them over the time, but i had a really
> bad time with some of my apple mail users in the past )
Not sure what problems you had with it. Apple Mail hasn't been much of
a problem for me other than a few minor annoying behaviors. Of course,
I haven't been looking at it from the server's point of view until now.
The problem I described appears to be on Dovecot's end, though.
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