Two patches to improve compatibility with Python 2.6

Eygene Ryabinkin rea at
Tue Apr 3 04:49:17 BST 2012

Sebastian, good day.

Mon, Apr 02, 2012 at 11:53:02PM +0200, Sebastian Spaeth wrote:
> Eygene Ryabinkin <rea at> writes:
> > I have two patches that will improve the compatibility of OfflineIMAP
> > with Python 2.6.  The first one cures,
> >
> thanks for the patches and very sorry for my non-response time. I kind
> of suffered an email breakdown for a few weeks, but I should be back
> now and am in the process of catching up.
> I have applied the first patch. Thanks.

Thanks a lot!

> > The second one works around the old bug in Python that was fixed
> > in the early versions of 2.6, but since OfflineIMAP documentation
> > says that 2.6 is supported, it will be good to have it really fully
> > supported,
> for this one, I would suggest that you send it directly to the imaplib2
> list, because I would prefer to bundle an unmodified upstream version if
> possible at all. I'm copying in the imaplib2 list in this reply, so
> let's see if the imaplib2 maintainer takes it.

OK, that's fine.  Gentlemen from the imaplib team, is the patch OK
or it should be reworked?
Eygene Ryabinkin                                        ,,,^..^,,,
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