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authorlmadsen <lmadsen@f38db490-d61c-443f-a65b-d21fe96a405b>2009-08-05 18:57:21 +0000
committerlmadsen <lmadsen@f38db490-d61c-443f-a65b-d21fe96a405b>2009-08-05 18:57:21 +0000
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parent621b9d65c7761b8d6595d39c3009db67bfb7137f (diff)
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https://origsvn.digium.com/svn/asterisk/trunk ................ r210564 | lmadsen | 2009-08-05 13:49:58 -0500 (Wed, 05 Aug 2009) | 19 lines Merged revisions 210563 via svnmerge from https://origsvn.digium.com/svn/asterisk/branches/1.4 ........ r210563 | lmadsen | 2009-08-05 13:46:21 -0500 (Wed, 05 Aug 2009) | 11 lines Update imapstorage.txt documentation. Updated the imapstorage.txt documentation to reflect that issues with c-client versions older than 2007 seem to cause crashing issues that are not seen with more recent versions. Documentation has been updated to reflect this. (closes issue #14496) Reported by: vbcrlfuser Patches: __20090727-imap-documentation-patch.txt uploaded by lmadsen (license 10) Tested by: lmadsen, mmichelson, dbrooks ........ ................ git-svn-id: http://svn.digium.com/svn/asterisk/branches/1.6.1@210567 f38db490-d61c-443f-a65b-d21fe96a405b
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diff --git a/doc/tex/imapstorage.tex b/doc/tex/imapstorage.tex
index 608a39fbb..75663e928 100644
--- a/doc/tex/imapstorage.tex
+++ b/doc/tex/imapstorage.tex
@@ -22,8 +22,11 @@ additional voicemail functionality, including:
If you do not have the University of Washington's IMAP c-client
installed on your system, you will need to download the c-client
source distribution (\url{http://www.washington.edu/imap/}) and compile it.
-Asterisk supports both the 2004 and 2006 versions of c-client, however
-mail\_expunge\_full is enabled in the 2006 version.
+Asterisk supports the 2007 version of c-client as there appears to be issues
+with older versions which cause Asterisk to crash in certain scenarios. It
+is highly recommended that you utilize a current version of the c-client
+libraries. Additionally, mail\_expunge\_full is enabled in the 2006 and later
Note that Asterisk only uses the 'c-client' portion of the UW IMAP toolkit,
but building it also builds an IMAP server and various other utilities.
@@ -41,7 +44,7 @@ Debian system there are two possibilities:
\item If you will not be using SSL to connect to the IMAP server:
- $ make slx SSLTYPE=none!
+ $ make slx SSLTYPE=none
\item If you will be using SSL to connect to the IMAP server:
@@ -55,14 +58,14 @@ need to run 'make install'.
\subsubsection{Compiling Asterisk}
Configure with ./configure --with-imap=/usr/src/imap
-or where ever you built thfe UWashington IMAP Toolkit. This directory
+or wherever you built the UWashington IMAP Toolkit. This directory
will be searched for a source installation. If no source installation is
found there, then a package installation of the IMAP c-client will be
searched for in this directory. If one is not found, then configure will fail.
A second configure option is to not specify a directory (i.e.
./configure --with-imap). This will assume that you have the
-imap-2004g source installed in the .. directory relative to the
+imap-2007e source installed in the ../imap directory relative to the
Asterisk source. If you do not have this source, then configure will
default to the "system" option defined in the next paragraph
@@ -164,7 +167,9 @@ UIDPLUS is currently NOT supported on these versions of UW-IMAP. Please note
that without UID\_EXPUNGE, Asterisk voicemail will expunge ALL messages marked
for deletion when a user exits the voicemail system (hangs up the phone).
-\subsubsection{UW IMAP-2006 Development Branch}
+This version is *not* recommended for Asterisk.
+\subsubsection{UW IMAP-2006}
This version supports UIDPLUS, which allows UID\_EXPUNGE capabilities. This
feature allow the system to expunge ONLY pertinent messages, instead of the
@@ -173,6 +178,12 @@ EXPUNGE is called. The IMAP storage mechanism is this version of Asterisk
will check if the UID\_EXPUNGE feature is supported by the server, and use it
if possible.
+This version is *not* recommended for Asterisk.
+\subsubsection{UW IMAP-2007}
+This is the currently recommended version for use with Asterisk.
\subsubsection{Cyrus IMAP}
Cyrus IMAP server v2.3.3 has been tested using a hierarchy delimiter of '/'.