[Imap-protocol] IMAP servers with no INBOX -- any indicators?
MRC at Washington.EDU
Fri Jan 25 15:44:50 PST 2008
On Fri, 25 Jan 2008, Timo Sirainen wrote:
> I think a lot of clients assume that INBOX exists. Easiest to just create a
> dummy zero-message read-only virtual INBOX.
I agree with this advice. This very topic came up many years ago, and the
general concensus at the time was that clients are not out of line by
expecting an INBOX. The specification very strongly implies that clients
may make that assumption.
-- Mark --
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