WARNING:OfflineImap:Thread 'Copy message from repoName:[Gmail]/All Mail' terminated with exception

Eygene Ryabinkin rea at codelabs.ru
Fri Sep 20 12:04:58 BST 2013

Anton, good day.

Mon, Sep 16, 2013 at 01:57:50AM -0700, anton wrote:
> I used offlineimap to fetch mail from my Gmail account. It worked
> perfectly for me till last week, then I got such exception at every
> offlineimap launch:
> WARNING:OfflineImap:Thread 'Copy message from
> repoNameRemote:[Gmail]/All Mail' terminated with exception:
> Traceback (most recent call last):
>   File "/usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/offlineimap/threadutil.py", line 156, in run Thread.run(self)
>   File "/usr/lib/python2.7/threading.py", line 763, in run self.__target(*self.__args, **self.__kwargs)
>   File "/usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/offlineimap/folder/Base.py", line 330, in copymessageto message = self.getmessage(uid)
>   File "/usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/offlineimap/folder/IMAP.py", line 217, in getmessage  imapobj.select(self.getfullname(), readonly = True)
>   File "/usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/offlineimap/imaplibutil.py", line 63, in select raise OfflineImapError(errstr, severity)
> OfflineImapError: Error SELECTing mailbox '[Gmail]/All Mail', server reply: ('NO', ['System error (Failure)'])

I fear that there's nothing we can do about it: GMail's server said
that is has some system error on its side in response to the
OfflineIMAP attempt to select a folder.

Can you try to request GMail support to check what's going on
on their side?

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