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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] Documentation: mention email-clients.txt in SubmittingPatches
    Paul Jackson wrote:
    > Randy wrote:
    >> Does Sylpheed IMAP do filtering for you?
    >>
    >> It does not according to the Sylpheed FAQ, but the FAQ is
    >> extremely out of date.
    >
    > You are correct that the Sylpheed FAQ, such as at:
    >
    > http://sylpheeddoc.sourceforge.net/en/faq/faq-1.html
    >
    > states:
    >
    > 1.8 Q08 Does Sylpheed have mail filtering?
    > A. Yes. You can find it in Configuration -> filtering tab.
    > Please note that filtering is not yet implemented for IMAP accounts.
    >
    > And you are correct -- that FAQ is out of date. It seems to be
    > dated 2002.
    >
    > To answer your question, yes filtering now works fine on IMAP folders
    > using Sylpheed. I make heavy use of it. I'm using Sylpheed version
    > 2.2.4 at the moment.
    >
    > ===
    >
    > Be that as it may, whether Sylpheed IMAP folder filters worked or not,
    > I'd suggest that the Documentation/email-clients.txt file not engage
    > in evaluation of the general purpose feature sets of various email
    > clients, but rather confine itself to what matters to the kernel
    > mailing list, such as how to get patches formatted correctly.

    Agreed. I'll modify it.

    --
    ~Randy


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