Dave Abrahams dave at
Wed Aug 17 12:55:58 BST 2011

on Wed Aug 17 2011, Sebastian Spaeth <> wrote:

> On Tue, 16 Aug 2011 09:14:34 -0400, Dave Abrahams <dave at> wrote:
>> I had about 200K messages to sync, and offlineimap was taking a while,
>> so I used another method to get the local imap folders initialized.
>> Unfortunately, when I fired up offlineimap again, it simply picked up
>> where it left off.  Is there a way to get it to recognize that I've
>> pre-synced this stuff?
> The filenames need to fit, so that offlineimap recognizes the mails as
> existing. Especially the FMD5= and UID= parts need to exist and be
> valid.

Thanks for taking the time to reply, but even if I knew what files you
were referring to, that doesn't really answer my question.  Is there a
way?  And if so, what is it?

Thanks again,

Dave Abrahams
BoostPro Computing

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