Re: [Extra] Fwd: Personnel change for extra WG

Arnt Gulbrandsen <> Fri, 29 March 2019 11:09 UTC

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Subject: Re: [Extra] Fwd: Personnel change for extra WG
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On Thursday 28 March 2019 17:11:24 CET, Bron Gondwana wrote:
> Regarding the IMAP flags, it sounds like you are asking for the 
> $JunkRecorded flag to be standardised, as a keyword which is 
> only set on user action?

Please don't define another small collection of flags.

If anything, then please a mostly-complete registration of the flags that 
are currently in use. Like 5530, which was written in three steps: a) 
surveying b) organising the results to avoid duplications c) defining each 

In this case, getting the flags that are set on gmail and fastmail should 
be enough, ordered by the number of distinct users who've set each flag, 
with a cutoff after the first 50-100. Anything that's used enough to be a 
candidate for interop/standardisation should show up in one of the two