Folder creation regression in 18.104.22.168
d.s at daniel.shahaf.name
Wed Apr 11 12:29:22 BST 2012
Thomas Kahle wrote on Wed, Apr 11, 2012 at 13:21:52 +0200:
> On 13:27 Wed 11 Apr 2012, Daniel Shahaf wrote:
> > Thomas Kahle wrote on Tue, Apr 10, 2012 at 14:36:28 +0200:
> > > Creating folder INBOX/science-ml[RemoteGentoo]
> > > ERROR: Creating folder INBOX/science-ml on repository RemoteGentoo
> > > Folder 'INBOX/science-ml'[RemoteGentoo] could not be created. Server responded: ('NO', ['Invalid mailbox name: INBOX/science-ml'])
> > > ERROR: Folder 'INBOX/science-ml'[RemoteGentoo] could not be created. Server responded: ('NO', ['Invalid mailbox name: INBOX/science-ml'])
> > > *** Finished account 'Gentoo' in 0:03
> > >
> > > The folder science-ml is indeed a non-filtered folder that exists on
> > > both sides. I think offlineimap-22.214.171.124 wrongly tries to create it
> > > remotely and the server complains because it already exists.
> > >
> > > Any ideas?
> > What's the folder separator on the server? Is it "/"?
> The maildir on the server is itself the inbox and contains a
> (filesystem) subfolder ".science-ml". If I remember correctly this is
> CourierIMAP server. However, my foldername translation functions
The greeting says Dovecot.
> replace "/" by "." when doing remote -> local, I think the answer to
> your question is "yes, /". If this is wrong, why did it work with
> 126.96.36.199, were there any changes/fixes on the foldertrans?
I don't know what the changes were since 188.8.131.52. I was just taking
a shot in the dark, speculating that the error might be related to the
folder separator. It seems that's not the issue.
> Thomas Kahle
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