User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; PPC Mac OS X Mach-O; en-US; rv:1.5) Gecko/20031007 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; PPC Mac OS X Mach-O; en-US; rv:1.5) Gecko/20031007 I'm running a Cyrus IMAP server with shared mailboxes. I've set up my IMAP in account in Mozilla to have the server override the namespaces. So Mozilla finds out about the shared folders: <1066289493<3 namespace >1066289493>* NAMESPACE (("" "/")) (("user/" "/")) (("Shared Folders/" "/")) 3 OK Completed Then it proceeds to list all mailboxes and gets, among others, these replies: * LIST (\Noselect \HasChildren) "/" "user" * LIST (\Noselect \HasChildren) "/" "Shared Folders" Note that both are marked \Noselect! Still Mozilla sends the following commands to the IMAP server: <1066289502<127 myrights "user" >1066289502>127 NO Invalid mailbox name <1066289506<128 myrights "Shared Folders" >1066289506>128 NO Invalid mailbox name I personally would prefer Mozilla to only to myrights and getacl when a folder is opened, not preemptively. It definitely should *not* send these commands for names that can't be selected ... Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. Set up Cyrus IMAP 2. Create shared mailboxes 3. Set up Mozilla to list all mailboxes and to use the namespaces specified by the server Actual Results: There were two error messages "NO Invalid mailbox name", no details about *which* mailbox names. Expected Results: It shouldn't have tried to do MYRIGHTS on a name for which \Noselect has been returned. This is Cyrus IMAP 2.1.12, but I doubt that matters.
The same happens when IMAP server returns a name of folder that doesn't exist any more in LSUB response (can happen when I delete a folder, but I don't UNSUBSCRIBE it). Mozilla tries GETACL or MYRIGHTS on that folder and shows a strange error message to the user: The current command did not succeed: The mail server responded: GETACL Cannot access folder.
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This bug still exists in Thunderbird 1.5b1. I just checked it.
Just to keep this alive: the bug is still present in TB 1.5 final. It should be rather trivial to fix, but apparently nobody else seems to mind ... Granted, it only happens when you create the account for the first time, but still it's embarrassing.
This bug exists. I've seen it in Thunderbird 1.0.7, 220.127.116.11, and 18.104.22.168. It's quite bothersome when there is a deep hierarchy of shared folders with most of the hierarchy marked \Noselect. The user needs to click through errors for minutes on end for each startup.
I want to re-produce this bug. But can anyone tell me how to create a shared mailbox? Thanks
Re #4: That depends on the server you're using. With Cyrus IMAP you specify the paths in imapd.conf, like this: sharedprefix: Shared Folders Then you create top-level mailboxes using cyradm: blabla> cm sharedtest Set the ACL so anyone can see it: blabla> sam sharedtest anyone read blabla> lam sharedtest anyone lrs That's it.
Created attachment 226773 [details] [diff] [review] Don't issue "myrights" command on "Noselect" folders
Comment on attachment 226773 [details] [diff] [review] Don't issue "myrights" command on "Noselect" folders thx, Boying
So, shouldn't this bug be set to CONFIRMED or FIXED, then?
confirmed, I guess - afaik, the fix hasn't been checked in. Boying, do you want me to check the fix in?
(In reply to comment #11) > confirmed, I guess - afaik, the fix hasn't been checked in. Boying, do you want > me to check the fix in? > Yes. please check it in. Thanks
David, can we put the patch into thunderbird2?
(In reply to comment #13) > David, can we put the patch into thunderbird2? > I mean can we put the patch into 1.8 branch? Thanks
fixed on trunk and branch.
Comment on attachment 226773 [details] [diff] [review] Don't issue "myrights" command on "Noselect" folders approved for 1.8.0 branch, a=dveditz for drivers
fixed for 22.214.171.124