[Dovecot] Confusion of Sieve filter scripts and the file separator. (Amatuer Siever)

Timo Sirainen tss at iki.fi
Fri Apr 4 10:05:07 EEST 2008

On Apr 1, 2008, at 10:38 AM, Jack wrote:
> Hello,
> I have just been playing around with sieve filters to split up all  
> my incoming mail into the correct directories. I have created some  
> subdirectories to put mailing list emails in and just want to check  
> if my thinking is correct. I am using namespaces with the '/'  
> character as the separator. When creating the fileinto line on my  
> sieve scripts I thought I would have to use the '/' character to  
> separate the folders (as horde mail also does), but that doesn't  
> work (and produces a "Invalid folder" error) instead I must use the  
> '.' character. I am using the dovecot deliver module and managesieve  
> for my sieve stuff (dovecot 1.0.13). I am just wondering if this is  
> the correct behaviour or if it is a bug of sorts.

deliver/Sieve doesn't support namespaces in v1.0, they're completely  
ignored. v1.1 fixes this.

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