Offlineimap and uw-imap eats all memory

Sebastian Spaeth Sebastian at
Sun Nov 28 11:23:20 GMT 2010

Lukas Czerner <lczerner <at>> writes:
> Everything seems to be set properly but, when I invoke offlineimap, it
> starts, connects to the remote mail server and then it just seems doing
> nothing, except consuming more and more memory pretty quickly. There is
> almost no traffic on the network interface so I doubt it is downloading
> anything.

You could try to record a log file with -l log.txt -d maildir,imap and send that
(beware passwords inside!). You could also try to disable threading with -1 to
see if it is a threading issue.

Let us know how it goes.

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