More IMAP Annotations (folder display name and translations)

Bernhard Reiter bernhard.reiter at
Mon Sep 26 16:00:31 CEST 2005

Hi Martin,

Am Sonntag, 25. September 2005 21:36 schrieb Martin Konold:
> Am Sonntag 25 September 2005 20:47 schrieb Johannes Hirche:

> > > So you only want to have a single displayname annotation for a folder
> > > without any translations?
> >
> > Exactly, from my point of view, this would suffice.
> >
> > Even if the foldername would be translated, the content of
> > the folder wouldn't and never will be.
> Yes, I see your point and therefore withdraw the proposal about
> translations in the displayname annotation.

this has been my point for a while,
so thanks to Johannes to explain it to you. ;-)

> Joon, David: What do you think about the simple proposal from Johannes?
> Basically it boils down to allow for a quoted printable encoded utf
> displayname for a folder. The main target are the default folders.

I still think it is not really necessary
as the limitations that IMAP and the Cyrus Server as used in the Kolab Server
are minor.


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