Store named IMAP searches on the server - rfc5466. (virtual folder/saved search)

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enhancement
11 years ago
3 years ago

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(Reporter: shopik, Unassigned)

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(Depends on: 1 bug)

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Description

11 years ago
The document defines a way to persistently store named IMAP (RFC 3501) searches on the server.  Such named searches can be subsequently referenced in a SEARCH or any other command that accepts a search criteria as a parameter.
We already have saved searches and it will be good if we can store them on server.
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Updated

10 years ago
Product: Core → MailNews Core
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Comment 1

10 years ago
Now this is proposed standard as RFC 5466
Summary: Store named IMAP searches on the server → Store named IMAP searches on the server - rfc5466
https://getsatisfaction.com/mozilla_messaging/tags/bug_439047
Assignee: mozilla → nobody
Whiteboard: [gs]

Updated

5 years ago
Duplicate of this bug: 383132

Updated

5 years ago
Duplicate of this bug: 479134

Updated

5 years ago
Depends on: 337330

Updated

4 years ago
Duplicate of this bug: 979846
http://comments.gmane.org/gmane.mail.imap.dovecot/76637
Summary: Store named IMAP searches on the server - rfc5466 → Store named IMAP searches on the server - rfc5466. (virtual folder/saved search)

Comment 7

3 years ago
Thunderbird's locally managed virtual (Saved Search) folders are useful for local mail, but if, like me, you live in the IMAP world, managing these server side would be *huge*. New ones would automatically show up (just like new user created folders) on all clients, and if the server supports it (ie, dovecot), they can also be indexed, so they would be very fast.

This is now high on my list of enhancement requests I'd like to see implemented.
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