[Imap-protocol] add/delete message header

Mark Crispin mrc at CAC.Washington.EDU
Sat Dec 1 14:52:40 PST 2007

On Sat, 1 Dec 2007, Jader Augusto wrote:

> It is possible to add/delete/change any header information in a message

> using imap protocol?

Simple answer: no

More complex answer: message text data is static. You can download the
message using FETCH and upload a modified copy with APPEND, then delete
the original.

-- Mark --

Democracy is two wolves and a sheep deciding what to eat for lunch.
Liberty is a well-armed sheep contesting the vote.
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