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by gods
on Feb 11, 2000 at 00:06 UTC ( #3333=superdoc: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

It's more likely that it's timing out while waiting for the imap server to complete the operation. Instead of sending a mass delete of a bunch of messages, break it up into chunks. Something along the lines of:

my $msgset = Mail::IMAPClient::MessageSet->new( $imap->messages ); my $msg_ids = []; if ( $msgset ) { $msg_ids = $msgset->unfold; } while ( my @cur_block = splice @$msg_ids, 0, 500 ) { # delete the current block of messages... }

Untested of course. Hopefully that gets you going in the right direction.

--
Andy


In reply to Re: IMAPClient Fails when storing large amount of messages in deleted by naChoZ
in thread IMAPClient Fails when storing large amount of messages in deleted by helpo11

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