On Tue, 04 Jun 2002 22:07:16 -0400
"Sam Varshavchik" <mrs...@courier-mta.com> wrote:
It's one of the peculiarities and nonsensical aspects of the IMAP protocol,
and I've been flaming the confused individual who wrote it for the last
three years. Not because of this particular item, really, but on general
I find it useful in that if I leave unread messages in a folder, the \Recent
flag on new messages shows me how many messages I've gotten since I last
visited the folder.
At least, this is the behavior I get using sylpheed and courier-imap together.