[Dovecot] Speed up mail retrieval by keyword

Timo Sirainen tss at iki.fi
Sun Jun 9 03:19:05 EEST 2013

On 22.5.2013, at 22.31, Manfred Usselmann <usselmann.m at icg-online.de> wrote:

> I' m using a roundcube plugin for adding attributes to mails, which are
> stored as IMAP keywords (https://github.com/umount/message_label [1]). 
> This plugin allows me to retrieve mails with a certain attribute across
> all my mail folders. 
> Selecting mails this way is very convenient, but also very slow,
> probably because I've got a lot of mails and folders. 
> Is there a way to speed this up somehow by changing any configuration
> options? 

Instead of the Roundcube plugin you could use Dovecot's virtual plugin to create a virtual mailbox that contains all the mails with the keyword: http://wiki2.dovecot.org/Plugins/Virtual

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