Supporting RFC 5466 (IMAP4 Extension for Named Searches (Filters))

Tanstaafl tanstaafl at
Mon Sep 26 13:14:34 UTC 2016

On 9/19/2016 11:26 AM, Tanstaafl <tanstaafl at> wrote:
> On 10/1/2014 3:21 PM, Stephan Bosch <stephan at> wrote:
>> On 10/1/2014 2:42 PM, Jesus Cea wrote:
>>> I wonder if Dovecot  supports RFC 5466 (IMAP4 Extension for Named
>>> Searches (Filters)) or if there is any plan about it.
>> I have a partial implementation in my patch queue. I haven't worked on
>> it for a few months now due to other projects that took precedence. It
>> still may take quite a while until I can continue that effort.
> I don't know if it is a good idea to resurrect such an old thread, but...
> Any chance there has been movement on this?
> There is a Thunderbird bug opened for supporting this:
> and it would be much easier to try to push it forward if there was
> actually a server that supported it already.

Timo? Aki? Anyone?

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