[Imap-protocol] Re: IMAP MOVE extension
witold.krecicki at firma.o2.pl
Mon Jun 14 13:08:55 PDT 2010
On Monday 14 of June 2010 22:01:28 Dan White wrote:
> On 14/06/10 21:56 +0200, Witold Kręcicki wrote:
> >On Monday 14 of June 2010 21:54:24 Dan White wrote:
> >> On 14/06/10 21:50 +0200, Witold Kręcicki wrote:
> >> >On Monday 14 of June 2010 21:46:00 Dan White wrote:
> >> >> "Move to <folder drop down list>" is a common function of our webmail
> >> >> client and of many email clients. None of them (that I have used)
> >> >> depend on an IMAP move command.
> >> >
> >> >Maybe because there's no IMAP move command?
> >> Yes.
> >.... I'm waiting for the point
> I understand there are several reasons for your proposal, and I don't mean
> to belittle it.
> My point was in response to your statement that users want to have a move
> function within their emails clients. My intent was to point out that many
> email clients already implement a move function without having to resort to
> an IMAP MOVE command, hence that is not a valid reason to propose one.
That can fail in case of quota and moving large amount of messages. In this
case user sees that it's not move, it's a mere emulation by means of copy +
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