[Users] Two IMAP accounts - received mail goes to just one - updated - no filtering

Reid Vail rsv869 at runbox.com
Sat Jan 20 18:17:26 CET 2018

On Sat, 20 Jan 2018 16:07:12 +0100
Michael Schwendt <bugs.michael at gmx.net> wrote:

> On Sat, 20 Jan 2018 09:41:02 -0500, Reid Vail wrote:
> > Hello Claws team -
> > 
> > Thanks for the feedback. There are no filters in place.
> > Filter log file is disabled, probably because there are no filters.
> > 
> > suggestions welcome.  
> My suggestion is to be more verbose with your description of what you
> see on the screen and how you use Claws Mail. Do you see two separate
> folder trees for your separate IMAP accounts? When you say "received
> mail", do you refer to accessing those remote folders via IMAP, or do
> you transfer messages to your local computer somehow? Your usage
> scenario is not clear to me yet.
> Multiple IMAP accounts work fine here, but I access the remote
> accounts via IMAP, which means the messages remain on the remote IMAP
> server (except for locally cached copies). When I browse "INBOX" for
> one IMAP account, obviously I don't see the messages from the second
> account's separate INBOX.
> And when I poll the servers to download messages, I do that with an
> external tools (fetchmail/procmail), which move and filter the
> messages appropriately, but that has nothing to do with Claws Mail.
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Hi and thanks for the reply,

I tried to keep it simple because my implementation and use are very
basic. That can be deceiving, too, I guess.

Yes I do have two folder trees.  One for Runbox, which is the default,
and a second shown below that for gmail. When I poll for new mail Claws
checks each separately.  Runbox first and then Gmail.

All the folders and messages in my Claws accounts are duplicates of
what is on the servers.

I access both accounts directly; no message transfer between accounts or



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