Duplicate messages after offlineimap sync

Nicolas Sebrecht nicolas.s-dev at laposte.net
Mon Feb 21 10:33:16 GMT 2011

On Mon, Feb 21, 2011 at 05:20:15PM +1100, Cosimo Streppone wrote:

> I just started using offlineimap last week to locally sync
> mails from an imap server. This is on Ubuntu 10.10,
> running offlineimap 6.2.0 (
> It all seemed to work fine, until I noticed
> that duplicate messages were appearing in my inbox folder.
> Everytime I run offlineimap, it would continue duplicating
> every message. They are copied back to the imap server,
> thus creating a black hole of duplicated messages that are downloaded
> again and again.
> Now I have up to 4 duplicates of the same message for some of them.
> This seems to happen only in one folder (Archived/2011).

Due to the recently change of maintainer we don't support so old
version. I'm on the way to release v6.3.2. The oldest maintenance
support will start from there. Could you please try the last git version
(from branch 'next')?

Thanks for the report,

Nicolas Sebrecht

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