something just broke my config?

Dave Abrahams dave at
Sun Aug 28 22:28:14 BST 2011

on Fri Aug 26 2011, Dave Abrahams <> wrote:

> on Fri Aug 26 2011, Nicolas Sebrecht <> wrote:
>> On Fri, Aug 26, 2011 at 02:14:22PM -0800, Dave Abrahams wrote:
>>> Hi Sebastian,
>>> Something in your "next" branch seems to have just broken my config, or
>>> it was already broken and it is now revealed by new checks you have
>>> there:
>> The official next branch should now have the fixes you were missing.
>> I'm sorry to ask you to test yet another branch but I don't know what
>> Sebastian did in detail.
> That seems better, thanks.

Actually, I take it back; it's still happening:

--8<---------------cut here---------------start------------->8---
  File "/System/Library/Frameworks/Python.framework/Versions/2.6/lib/python2.6/", line 522, in __bootstrap_inner
  File "/System/Library/Frameworks/Python.framework/Versions/2.6/lib/python2.6/", line 477, in run
    self.__target(*self.__args, **self.__kwargs)
  File "/Library/Python/2.6/site-packages/offlineimap/", line 509, in idle
  File "/Library/Python/2.6/site-packages/offlineimap/", line 58, in select
    raise OfflineImapError(errstr, severity)
OfflineImapError: Error SELECTing mailbox 'PersonalGMail', server reply:
('NO', ['[NONEXISTENT] Unknown Mailbox: PersonalGMail (now in authenticated state) (Failure)'])
--8<---------------cut here---------------end--------------->8---

Dave Abrahams
BoostPro Computing

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