[Dovecot] IMAP views - and things to make Outlook Express not suck so much

Timo Sirainen tss at iki.fi
Wed May 26 22:34:36 EEST 2004

On Wed, 2004-05-26 at 21:43, Geo Carncross wrote:
> An idea I had a while back was for IMAP views. It accomplishes the four
> things I keep seeing on this list without being specific to any of them.

I've thought about something similiar before, but I've mostly just
thought about performance and complexity issues with it. Creating a
single view from many mailboxes could be slow without some special

Good ideas anyway, I'll think about them more once I get around to
implementing the thing (unless someone else wants to? :), sometimes
after v1.0.

Simple open/close/append triggers would be easier to implement, those
could be done with a plugin.

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