[Dovecot] Keeping \Seen flag private
mcdouga9 at egr.msu.edu
Fri Jun 27 21:32:52 EEST 2008
Adam McDougall wrote:
> Imobach González Sosa wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> I wanna to set up shared folders for a couple of users and I'd like
>> that everyone could keep the \Seen flag as private. So if user #1
>> reads some messages and user #2 not, those messages appear as
>> "unseen" to #2 and "seen" to #1.
>> I've implemented shared folders using namespaces with every user
>> having their own "control" and "private" directories. But all the
>> flags (\Seen included) are "shared".
>> Am I on the right path? Some tip or documentation?
>> Oh, I almost forgot: using dovecot 1.0.13 (from Debian Etch backports).
>> Thank you in advance!
> From Timo, I wanted the same thing so I patch the source each time:
> near line 428,
> mbox->ibox.box.private_flags_mask = MAIL_SEEN;
> mbox->ibox.box.private_flags_mask = 0;
Actually sorry, I might have gotten that backwards. You should be able
to use the ACL plugin to disallow users to update Seen.
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