Sync Failure due to UID error with gmail?

Oon-Ee Ng at
Fri Nov 30 06:38:31 GMT 2012

On Fri, Nov 30, 2012 at 2:27 PM, Marc MERLIN <marc at> wrote:
> On Sat, Nov 24, 2012 at 04:22:25PM -0800, Marc MERLIN wrote:
>> I've found gmail to be flaky, maybe with bigger folders (1K to 100K)
>> For me it works if I retry enough times, but I sure get randomly
>> disconnected multiple times a day.
> I'm curious.
> Does syncing with gmail not suck for some?
> Is it actually reliable without disconnections, hangs for anyone?
> Marc

*raises hand*

And I've got some pretty big folders (number of emails wise, not size
wise) as well, 3-4k?

Of course, my new employer doesn't allow IMAP downloads, so this is
sort of a moot point, but it does work reliably when I do get my
laptop on other networks.

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