Synchronisation with Exchange IMAP not updating remote

Gregory SACRE gregory.sacre at
Thu Sep 15 13:18:32 BST 2011

I applied the patch to my and didn't remove the conf line
(actually, I forgot :D).
And it works! I logged on the OWA and it's perfectly synchronized.

Thanks once again for this nice piece of software!


On Thu, Sep 15, 2011 at 2:09 PM, Gregory SACRE <gregory.sacre at> wrote:
> That's great!
> Actually, I'm using the git repository version, so I have always the
> freshest changes ;-)
> I will update it and remove the line.
> Thanks a lot!
> Greg
> On Thu, Sep 15, 2011 at 12:09 PM, Sebastian Spaeth <Sebastian at> wrote:
>> On Thu, 15 Sep 2011 08:59:53 +0200, Gregory SACRE wrote:
>>> I'm using offlineimap for a week now (and pretty happy user so far)
>>> and I think it's not behaving as it's supposed to.
>>> It might just be a configuration issue but I don't see it.
>> No need to dig further, the riddle is solved and the blame is all
>> mine. Even setting a repository to "readonly=False" would be treated as
>> readonly=True. I just send of a patch to fix this in my mail:
>>  [PATCH] Fix repository 'readonly' configuration
>> You can work around this by simply deleting the readonly=False line in
>> your config and it will use the default value (which is read-write).
>> You are lucky that another person just spotted the same symptom and dug
>> deeper into the code.
>> Given enough eyeballs.... even my bugs might be shallow at some point.
>> Sebastian

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