[Users] How to sort folder list case insensitively?
andrej at kacian.sk
Sun Oct 18 00:45:49 CEST 2015
On Sat, 17 Oct 2015 18:33:18 -0400
Steve Litt <slitt at troubleshooters.com> wrote:
> > Are you sure you're not just seeing special folders placed above
> > everything else? Because that's what happens over here. Regular
> > folders are sorted without case sensitivity, IOW "foo" goes before
> > "Goo".
> Thanks Andrej,
> I doubt they're special folders. I named them myself, from within my
> Dovecot server and then just imported the messages.
> How would I deduce whether these capitalized folders are special
> folders? I mean the names are OpenBSD, Postgres, and Vim, not INBOX or
If they have regular folder icon next to them, they're not special. The
folders you describe indeed probably aren't the special folders (inbox,
outbox/queue, sent, trash, drafts).
Have a look at Q's suggestion elsewhere in this thread. What's value of
your LC_COLLATE env. variable? Mine is "en_US.UTF-8".
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