Re: Google Gears
On Mon, Jul 05, 2010 at 03:48:54PM +0100, Eric S Fraga wrote:
> On Mon, 5 Jul 2010 17:52:22 +1000, Alexander Samad <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> You don't need gears (which has never really worked well for me even
> when I've been able to install it). You could use any of a number of
> imap mirroring tools. I use offlineimap quite successfully for
> offline gmail.
offlineimap is very good, but it has just been orphaned, so is currently
unmaintained. There are a few bugs lurking in there: it may be necessary
to research bug reports and apply patches.
The default interface "Curses.Blinkenlights" seems to have been broken
by the latest python update: TTY.TTYUI is OK instead.