[Imap-protocol] [noob] select & unseen?
petite_abeille at mac.com
Sun Nov 6 14:21:10 PST 2011
On Nov 6, 2011, at 11:12 PM, Lyndon Nerenberg (VE6BBM/VE7TFX) wrote:
>> Does any actual IMAP clients care?
> It's not optional, so as a server implementor you are
> required to send something. What a client does with it
> is the client's business.
> Not sending it is a protocol violation, and a well behaved
> client is perfectly free to drop the connection at that point
> due to the protocol violation.
Fair enough. So, for example, to keep with the letter of the spec if not its spirit, a square bracket followed by 2 trailing spaces would do, right?
OK [UNSEEN 123]
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