Android Sync Doesn't Work Too Good

Darac Marjal mailinglist at
Wed Jul 2 09:48:52 UTC 2014

On Tue, Jul 01, 2014 at 01:26:05PM -0700, Asai wrote:
> >Am 01.07.2014 21:02, schrieb Asai:
> >>Greetings,
> >>
> >>I'm getting reports from a user who's reading and deleting mail on
> >>Thunderbird, but read flags and deletions don't show up in his Android
> >>phone.  He's using the native Android mail app with the newest Android OS.
> >in imap mode ?
> Yes
> >
> >>My question is, where do I start with troubleshooting this kind of
> >>issue?  Thanks for anyone's insight here. We're using Dovecot 2.2.13.
> >>
> >look at the verbose logs, and dont expect android app to be a good imap
> >client
> >( i never tried it that kind ) , better use k9 Mail with imap on Android
> >
> >
> >
> >
> Thanks, Robert.  This user did once use K9, but they like the native app
> better...  I suggested to them that they double check the syncing in K9
> rather than native.

If it's the look of K9 they don't like, can I recommend K-@ Mail. K-@
Mail uses K9Mail's mail engines, but puts a modern interface on the top.

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