Offlineimap 6.4.2 seems seriously broken

Sebastian Spaeth Sebastian at
Thu Jan 5 12:30:04 GMT 2012

On Tue, 13 Dec 2011 16:06:51 -0600, John Wiegley <jwiegley at> wrote:
> >>>>> John Wiegley <jwiegley at> writes:
> > I just upgraded to 6.4.2 today.  Now what I'm seeing is that every single
> > time I run offlineimap, it keeps uploading/download/deleting the same 65
> > messages between my local All Mail and my remote All Mail.  Plus, I've
> > marked the same INBOX messages Read 3 times now, but they keep coming back
> > as Unread.
> > Plus, I'm seeing KeyError errors almost every other sync now: ERROR: Syncing
> > folder Lists/WG21/Reflector [acc: Gmail]
> >   2419
> > ERROR: ERROR in syncfolder for Gmail folder Lists/WG21/Reflector: Traceback
> > (most recent call last):
> >   File

Hi John,

sorry for not responding earlier to this. I have seen such KeyErrors
myself recently in the IMAP<->IMAP case, and I am going to investigate
this next.

I basically had been sick all of December (nothing serious, just

Yes, it seems that 6.4.2 is not the best choice for IMAP<->IMAP, so you
might want to stick with 6.4.0 for now. I'll try to get  this done ASAP.

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