Re: [PATCH] introduce new.rename_tags for renamed (moved) messages

Subject: Re: [PATCH] introduce new.rename_tags for renamed (moved) messages

Date: Fri, 21 Sep 2018 10:34:34 +0200

To: Michael J Gruber


From: Gaute Hope

Michael J Gruber writes on September 21, 2018 10:22:
> Lastmod and (re)new tags serve different purposes, I would thank. The
> latter is a flag that can be cleared to signal that a certain job has
> been done (by whomever). Whereas, if one actor acts upon a lastmod
> change by modifying the db that will change the lastmod and (possibly)
> trigger another actor to act upon that. Different scenarios which look
> the same if you have one "actor" only.

Agreed, very useful if all scenarios can be reliably caught! Maybe it 
was the "message changed without rename" that was problematic, since 
offlineimap would change the X-Keywords header without renaming the 

- gaute

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