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Update for cyrus-imapd


(Last modified: 13FEB2004)

solutions Update for cyrus-imapd SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (2aaaa8b18655e94ea7ff571788d071f4)

Applies to

Product(s): SuSE Linux School Server for i386
SuSE Linux Standard Server 8
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for x86
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IPF
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM S/390 and IBM zSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM zSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for AMD64
SuSE Linux Openexchange Server 4

Release: 20040213
Obsoletes: none


Everyone using cyrus-imapd should update.



Problem description

The imap commands LIST and LSUB behaved strange when running in
alternative namespace mode. Shared folders have been listed twice and
folders have been tagged with \HasChildren and \HasNoChildren at the
same time.
This resulted in disappeared shared folders in the Webmailer of SuSE Linux
Openexchange Server.


Please install the updates provided at the location noted below.

Installation notes

This update is provided as an RPM package that can easily be installed onto a running system by using this command:
rpm -Fvh cyrus-imapd.rpm
You have to restart cyrus-imapd after installing this patch. To restart cyrus-imapd, enter the command rccyrus restart or use the webfrontend "Monitor"/"Service Monitoring" on SuSE Linux Openexchange Server or SuSE Linux Standard Server.

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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