User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.6b) Gecko/20031208 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.6b) Gecko/20031208 Hello -- I can view/subscribe to shared IMAP folder (doing this via IMAP over SSL, IMAPS). When I subscribe to shared folder, it appears in folder picker in Tbird folder pane under "shared folder" parent. BUT the specific folder I subscribed to doesn't appear. I checked this same typical use-case with Mozilla Mail/News 1.6 and all works as expected. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. open shared folder dialog 2. click checkbox next to shared folder you can to view 3. attempt to open subfolder of "shared folder" that appears under Tbird folder pane. Expected Results: I expect to view contents of the darn folder to which I have subscribed.
note -- I've observed this problem for past months with Tbird -- current using build 20040406 (yesterday). Ref screenshot @ http://garretta.com/tbird-sharedimap1.jpg
Correct me if I am wrong, but I don't think you're supposed to share IMAP folders. IMAP servers create a lock on the mbox files and maildirs in question that belong to the user who accesses that particular file for each instance of a mail client program that user is running. And that lock results in the IMAP folder in question becoming read-only. If that happens you will get all sorts of strange behaviours.
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Last Resolved: 13 years ago
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