Re: [Postfix, Maildrop and Courier-Imap] Problem with Thunderbird
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On 10/19/07 08:13, email@example.com wrote:
>> On 10/18/07 19:20, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
>>> Hello! I'm setting up an email server on debian etch using Postfix,
>>> Maildrop and Courier-Imap. It works fine but I have a problem with
>>> thunderbird clients.
>>> When there is a new mail in INBOX it get refresh constantly (ie new mail
>>> blink), consequently the the vmail process consume an abnormal amount of
>>> I set IMAP_ENHANCEDIDLE=1 in /etc/courier/imapd but it can't explain
>>> alone the problem, because with evolution mail client I do not
>>> experience such problem.
>>> Any idea to solve that?
>> I also use Postfix, Maildrop & courier-imap, but am having trouble
>> understanding your problem.
>> What are vmail and "new mail blink"? (On my system, fetchmail grabs
>> >from POP every 5 minutes, and Iceweasel checks for new mail every 2
> Hello, thx for your answer. Sorry it is difficult to explain.
> - vmail is the owner of imapd process.
> - "new mail blink" like if it was constantly arriving (am I clear?)
On my system, each user owns their own imapd process. Are you using
virtual folders stored in a database?
> I use Imap with IMAP_ENHANCEDIDLE=1
> i.e. imap server inform instantly the client when a new mail
> arrive (no checks every x minutes)
> Though I tried to set IMAP_ENHANCEDIDLE to 0 but I still
> experience the problem in thunderbird.
Ron Johnson, Jr.
Jefferson LA USA
Give a man a fish, and he eats for a day.
Hit him with a fish, and he goes away for good!
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