[REBOL] Re: moving email on an Imap server
From: gchiu:compkarori at: 9-May-2002 22:49
> I don't know the details about this port. But I know
> IMAP4/POP3 are
> protocols used to RECEIVE email. If you wish to move
> email, I think you
> should use IMAP4 to read email, and use SMTP protocol to
> send it to
> another email adress.
This is from the RFC for IMAP4 (
IMAP4rev1 includes operations for creating, deleting, and
renaming mailboxes; checking for new messages; permanently
removing messages; setting and clearing flags; [RFC-822] and
[MIME-IMB] parsing;searching; and selective fetching of
message attributes, texts, and portions thereof.
I think MOVE should be COPY followed by REMOVE.
However, looking at the current IMAP handler, COPY ( as in
copying a message from one mailbox to another ) is not