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From Dhrubo <dhrubo.ka...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: MailRepository and MailboxManager
Date Wed, 20 Jan 2010 13:28:09 GMT
Agreed.
Can we add a migration util ;)

On Wed, Jan 20, 2010 at 6:53 PM, Norman Maurer <norman.maurer@googlemail.com
> wrote:

> When I talk about migration I'm talkin about users which already have
> emails in their inboxes (for example because they use james-2.3.x and
> want to upgrade). For new emails only the "new" repository should be
> used.
>
> Just to make it clear....
>
> Bye,
> Norman
>
>
> 2010/1/20 Dhrubo <dhrubo.kayal@gmail.com>:
> > I am also for single repository and 2 views
> > That way no migration or move is required.
> >
> > On Wed, Jan 20, 2010 at 6:25 PM, Mario Zsilak <mario.zsilak@inew-cs.com
> >wrote:
> >
> >> +1
> >>
> >> However, one comment:
> >> I would like to see that, if a POP3 user fetches his mails, he shall see
> >> all
> >> of them (in all folders) - with the difference to IMAP that he doesn't
> see
> >> his folder structure but only INBOX. At least it should be configurable.
> >>
> >> ----
> >>
> >> What I can say from my experience in my company:
> >> After 4 years of POP3, we finally convinced the company management to
> >> upgrade our email package (hosted service) so that it includes IMAP. The
> >> domain hoster told us that they can't migrate users / mails from POP3 to
> >> IMAP and we had to do it manually ...
> >>
> >> Let's do it better! OK, we may use RemoteManager and "movemails", but I
> >> believe having a single Repository would be still better :)
> >>
> >> Kind regards,
> >> Mario
> >>
> >> >-----Urspr√ľngliche Nachricht-----
> >> >Von: norman.maurer@googlemail.com [mailto:norman.maurer@googlemail.com
> ]
> >> >Im Auftrag von Norman Maurer
> >> >Gesendet: Mittwoch, 20. Januar 2010 12:38
> >> >An: James Developers List
> >> >Betreff: MailRepository and MailboxManager
> >> >
> >> >Hi all,
> >> >
> >> >after I already brought this up some time in the past I thought a bit
> >> >more about MailRepository and MailboxManager. I'm still in favor to
> >> >just use one Repository for IMAP and POP3. I think its a no go to ship
> >> >different "storages" for the protocols. I know the requirement for
> >> >POP3 and IMAP are totally different but shouldn't it be possible to
> >> >write some adapter which will just expose the Mails via the
> >> >MailRepository interface but use an underlying MailboxManager to fetch
> >> >it ?
> >> >
> >> >So when an User would use IMAP he would get all he features of
> >> >MailboxManager, if he use POP3 he will just see the emails in the
> >> >Folder INBOX. Thats exactly how many unix mailserver do it. Like
> >> >Dovecot, Courier etc. So it can't be the worst idea =P
> >> >
> >> >Then we could mark the old implementations with "@deprecated" and
> >> >remove them later, or beeing more radical remove them now.
> >> >Mailmigration could just work with the RemoteManager and "movemails"
> >> >command.
> >> >
> >> >WDYT ?
> >> >
> >> >I think I remember Robert didn'T like the idea to much in the past..
> >> >
> >> >Bye,
> >> >Norman
> >> >
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> >
> >
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