[Imap-protocol] [noob] select & unseen?
petite_abeille at mac.com
Sun Nov 6 14:06:23 PST 2011
On Nov 6, 2011, at 11:02 PM, Philip Guenther wrote:
> Live by the ABNF:
> response-data = "*" SP (resp-cond-state / resp-cond-bye /
> mailbox-data / message-data / capability-data) CRLF
> resp-cond-state = ("OK" / "NO" / "BAD") SP resp-text
> resp-text = ["[" resp-text-code "]" SP] text
> text = 1*TEXT-CHAR
Yes, I have been starring at this section and scratching my head... :)
> Ergo, the close bracket must be followed by a space and at least one other
> character before the CRLF. If it fails to do that, then it's not actually
> a response code!
Fair enough. Out of curiosity, what's the intended purpose of that trailing text? Does any actual IMAP clients care?
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