[Imap-protocol] [noob] multiple fetch responses for the same message?

Bron Gondwana brong at fastmail.fm
Sun Nov 13 12:14:26 PST 2011


On Sunday, November 13, 2011 9:00 PM, "Petite Abeille" <petite_abeille at mac.com> wrote:

> Hello,

>

> Given a fetch command for one message, with two attributes:

>

> ABC FETCH 1 (FLAGS RFC822.SIZE)

>

> There is usually one response per message, including both attributes:

>

> * 1 FETCH (FLAGS (\Seen) RFC822.SIZE 44827)

>

> Would it be compliant to return instead two responses, one for each attribute?

>

> * 1 FETCH (FLAGS (\Seen))

> * 1 FETCH (RFC822.SIZE 44827)


Compliant or not, I can bet you it will break a lot of clients.

Bron.
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