[Twisted-Python] imap4client.py example problem

Jp Calderone exarkun at divmod.com
Sun Nov 14 13:20:47 EST 2004

On Sun, 14 Nov 2004 18:58:55 +0100, Robert Penz <robert.penz at outertech.com> wrote:
>On Thursday 11 November 2004 15:25, Jp Calderone wrote:
> >   It sounds like both the server and Twisted are doing just the right
> > thing.  See rfc 2342 for an explanation of imap namespaces.
> but it doesn't work in the imapclient example file. sure its also possible
> that the library works correct, than its a bug in the example file. ;-)

  Selecting the appropriate default mailbox to open is beyond the scope of the example.  It assumes "inbox" is the right thing, which is true for many servers.  Writing something robust which supports all servers is something a real application needs to figure out.


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