Reliability and shutdown

Thomas Kahle tomka at
Mon May 14 19:20:05 BST 2012

On 22:36 Mon 14 May 2012, Sriram ET. wrote:
> On Mon, May 14, 2012 at 10:12 PM, Tim Gray <lists+offimap at>wrote:
> >
> > It works great now and I can close my laptop with impunity, but it was a
> > process that took a fair amount of time to iron out which could have been
> > saved if offlineimap handled that situation better.  I'm not blaming
> > offlineimap for not including those capabilities - it does what it says on
> > the box.  But it certainly would be a welcome addition since it's an issue
> > many users of offlineimap probably run into.
> Can you share you wrapper scripts? Others have similar issues could give it
> a try, and we could possibly include it in the main distribution?

There is one version of this in my mail guide:

under "the mail-update script".  It's a bit outdated, but you should get
the idea and tweak it for yourself.


Thomas Kahle
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