imap_root Question

Stephan Dahlmann stephan at
Fri Oct 21 17:15:46 CEST 2005

Argh i forgot the reason for my suggestion: imap_root is now resolved from the server itself :-)

On Fri, 21 Oct 2005 17:09:53 +0200, Stephan Dahlmann <stephan at> wrote:
> Hi Jason,
> i'm nut sure what's the reason for you Problem.
> But as you say it could be the imap_root. Try upgrading to the most
> current release (or CVS version):
> I suppose your Problem could be solved with that one.
> stephan
> On Fri, 21 Oct 2005 10:04:53 -0500, Jason von Nieda <jason at>
> wrote:
>> Hi all, I have RoundCube installed and working but am having a small
>> problem with imap_root.
>> I keep my mail folders in my home directory under a subdirectory called
>> mail, and I'm using UW-IMAP. My INBOX is in /var/spool/mail/
>> I have set the imap_root to "mail" and it mostly works fine. My folders
>> all show up properly in the list and it only shows the ones from my mail
>> directory.
>> The problem is that if I click the INBOX folder I get no messages. When
>> I first log in the messages from my inbox show on the right side but if
>> I click the folder it never shows again.
>> Additionally the Sent folder works fine but the Trash folder doesn't.
>> Trash shows (34) new messages, which is correct but if I click the
>> folder I get a blank list.
>> All other "normal" folders work just fine.
>> Any ideas?
>> Thanks,
>> Jason von Nieda

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