finds folders but doesn't download mail

Nicolas Sebrecht nicolas.s-dev at
Tue Jul 5 17:14:54 BST 2011

On Tue, Jul 05, 2011 at 08:38:00AM -0700, Scott Kiesling wrote:
>    Hi-
>    I'm new to offlineimap. This looks like the ideal solution for me; I have
>    been downloading my mail locally to use mutt, and syncing computers up to
>    now, but would also like to be able to keep recent messages on the server.
>    I have made a test to try to use offlineimap with my laptop and my
>    imap/exchange server. I use archlinux and have posted a query on their
>    forms but no responses
>    (
>    The problem is that offlineimap doesn't get the actual emails. I tried it
>    when I knew that emails were on the server and a totally empty directory
>    locally, and offlineimap created directories (the cur/new/tmp for maildir)
>    but there are no emails. I can see from the web interface that there are
>    emails on the server. I have tried everything I could find on the web to
>    fix but nothing has helped.

Please try the current next branch from the official repository.

Nicolas Sebrecht

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