Two accounts, one maildir.

Michael March mmarch at
Wed Dec 1 16:00:16 GMT 2010

OT: Its horrible that the subject to this email made me laugh really hard.

On Wed, Dec 1, 2010 at 5:34 AM, Vek, Marvin <laen at> wrote:
> According to the Maildir specification (if i understand it correctly),
> mails have unique identifiers, and multiple accounts can put the
> messages in the same ~/Maildir folder. Which is what i've tried and
> failed.
> I configured the two remote repositories, and one local repository
> beeing ~/Maildir. The first run of each of the two accounts fetched
> the messages nicely, messages landing in ~/Maildir/cur/ for both
> accounts. Syncing the accounts again after that with offlineimap, it
> got confused about the messages of the other account in the directory
> structure and started to delete messages on both accounts. I'm
> guessing this isn't supported?
> Regards,
> Marvin Vek

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