[Imap-protocol] Handle failures during STORE command execution
dave at cridland.net
Wed Jun 23 09:05:18 PDT 2010
On Wed Jun 23 16:41:21 2010, Norman Maurer wrote:
> a store 1:100 flags \Seen
> What should I return if the flag update fails for for message 3
> Do I still return the new flags for the rest of the messages (+just
> return the old flags for message 3) and response with ok or do I
> to rollback all the changes made during processing the command and
> response with an error ?
You need to rollback.
Otherwise, most especially if FLAGS.SILENT were used, a client will
be unable to discover what the partial failure was.
Dave Cridland - mailto:dave at cridland.net - xmpp:dwd at dave.cridland.net
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