[olug] IMAP/SquirrelMail strangeness

Mike Hostetler hostetlerm at gmail.com
Thu Aug 20 14:20:00 UTC 2009

In case anyone is interested . . .

I started going through the SquirrelMail config and it said it was looking
for Courier IMAPD, and UW-IMAP was installed. So I uninstalled uw-imap,
installed Courier and *poof* stuff started working!

On Tue, Aug 18, 2009 at 8:34 PM, Mike Hostetler <hostetlerm at gmail.com>wrote:

> I was asked to work on an IMAP problem and, well . . . I'm stumped.
> The server has uw-imap and SquirrelMail, which is the only IMAP client they
> have. (AFAIK, only the local server is allowed to connect to uw-imap, so
> SquirrelMail is the only client).  Whenever you log into SquirrelMail,  you
> see the INBOX messages in every mailbox.  So if you goto Drafts, it doesn't
> show the Drafts, it shows the Inbox messages. If you go to Trash, it shows
> the INBOX messages.
> They claim this used to work.  I'm not sure what changed (perhaps an
> upgrade?).  Does anyone have any ideas?
> --
> Mike Hostetler
> http://mike.hostetlerhome.com/

Mike Hostetler

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