On 23 Mar 2008, at 22:10, Grant wrote:
Can anyone tell me how my old email is most likely being
using courier-imap and postfix. I'd like to keep the old stuff for
longer than 2 weeks, but I'm not sure where to specify this.
Courier-imap NEVER deletes mail in my experience. That is the whole
point of IMAP. Mail is only deleted by the email client.
So claws-mail is automatically deleting old messages in the Trash
folder? I don't see a config option anywhere.
You didn't state _in the trash_ folder in your previous message.
(I guessed, tho'! :P Looks like the other respondents didn't!)
$ sudo grep -i trash /etc/courier-imap/imapd
# The name of the magic trash Folder. For MSOE compatibility,
# you can set IMAP_TRASHFOLDERNAME="Deleted Items".
# IMPORTANT: If you change this, you must also change
# IMAP_EMPTYTRASH is a comma-separated list of folder:days. The
# setting, below, purges 7 day old messages from the Trash folder.
# as shown by ls). It is perfectly ordinary to see stuff in Trash
# changed when the file is moved to the Trash folder (and at other
# Set IMAP_MOVE_EXPUNGE_TO_TRASH to move expunged messages to
# mail from trash. Trash can be manually expunged as usually, and
# will get automatically expunged from Trash according to
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