On 12.02.2018 05:01, Matthew Allen wrote:
> So I'm running dovecot 1.2.17 on Mac OSX using maildir in ~/Mail.
> After using getmail for a while to download my POP3 email and store it
> in the right place it started not working so I replaced it with a
> python script that I wrote. All was good for a while and then I
> stopped getting new mail notifications in my IMAP client. If I close
> the connection and restart the new mail shows up as !seen but no
> amount of re-selecting the folder will show the new mail while the
> connection is active. There is no untagged responses about new mail
> while the client is IDLEing. The client is InScribe
> (http://memecode.com/inscribe.php <http://memecode.com/inscribe.php>)
> but I doubt it's client specific. Seems to be server related.
> Now the python script in question just puts the .eml file in
> ~/Mail/tmp and then renames it to the ~/Mail/new folder. Does it need
> to do something else as well to make the notifications work?
> There aren't any error messages in the log. Just normal login history.
> If you can point me in the right direction that'd be appreciated.
You might want to consider upgrading, your version is rather old.