"need more than one value to unpack" error
theant at nodivisions.com
Wed Jun 23 18:35:19 BST 2010
On Thu Apr 15 13:17:22 UTC 2010, John Goerzen wrote:
> Shankar Gopalakrishnan wrote:
>> What does this error mean? I presume I could fix it by wiping the local
>> status directories and starting all over again, but that would mean
>> re-sync'ing thousands of messages on a very slow connection (which would
>> take 24 hours or more).
> Sounds like you are doing IMAP-to-IMAP sync and that one of your local
> status files was corrupted somehow. Best bet is probably to blow away
> both your ~/.offlineimap and local folders and resync from scratch.
Is there any hope of this bug getting fixed? I just started getting this
error today, and I'm using offlineimap to simply download mail from my IMAP
server, not for "IMAP-to-IMAP sync". It will be a big hassle if I need to
delete all my local folders and then re-download several gigabytes of email.
Aside from fixing the bug, isn't there some way to find & delete just the
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