[Kolab-devel] horde as kolab's web frontend or not

Gunnar Wrobel wrobel at gentoo.org
Mon Jul 10 11:22:31 CEST 2006

Jan Schneider <jan at horde.org> writes:

> Zitat von Gunnar Wrobel <wrobel at gentoo.org>:
>> Richard Bos <radoeka at xs4all.nl> writes:
>>> But why does a client like kmail not need the administration user   
>>> (in case of
>>> the iMAP annotations, I assume that kmail supports IMAP annotations  
>>>  on shared
>>> folders)?
>> I guess kmail does not have an internal cache that stores additional
>> data on the folder. It just reads everything it needs from the folder
>> itself (name, ownership, permission and type). Horde does not need
>> more information from these folders but since the data is cached in
>> the data tree, there needs to be a connection between the folder and
>> the stored data. This is currently a unique id that is stored as
>> additional folder data. Admin access is needed in case this unique id
>> needs to be stored on globally shared folders.
> So, this is no longer necessary once the kolab share support has been  
> decoupled from DataTree, right?


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