[Imap-protocol] FLAGS reply
mrc at CAC.Washington.EDU
Sat Dec 1 23:42:47 PST 2007
On Sun, 2 Dec 2007, Timo Sirainen wrote:
> I see that when adding a new keyword, most servers send:
> * FLAGS (hello \Answered \Flagged \Deleted \Draft \Seen)
> * OK [PERMANENTFLAGS (hello \* \Answered \Flagged \Deleted \Draft \Seen)] Permanent flags
> before sending the FETCH FLAGS:
> * 1 FETCH (FLAGS (hello))
This confirms the creation of the flag and whether or not it is a
permanent flag. It needs to be sent.
> Is this really useful/required? RFC seems to say it's supposed to be
> sent only on SELECT.
Any response can be sent at any time.
-- Mark --
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