Potential Contract Development Work

Maxim Dounin mdounin at mdounin.ru
Wed Nov 24 04:26:33 MSK 2010


On Tue, Nov 23, 2010 at 06:04:54PM -0500, brainjuice wrote:

> Maxim,
> Thanks for the clarification of the abstraction on protocol extensions
> within the MAIL module.
> For my specific purposes, I am seeking to be able to hide special
> folders (always labeled the same) that are used for administrative
> purposes in mailboxes.  I don't believe that this requires statefulness
> from connection to connection but rather the ability to watch for
> specific IMAP commands requests (as is already the case) and modify the
> behavior and/or intercept the results and manipulate them slightly
> before returning the modified upstream response.

If you want to "watch for specific IMAP commands" you have to know 
current state of protocol, else you won't be able to distinguish 
commands from e.g. message bodies.

Maxim Dounin

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