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IMAP error "BAD Command Line Too Large" (Doc ID 2093331.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 15, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Communications Messaging Server - Version 6.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When performing some actions, like deleting a large number of messages, the IMAP error "BAD Command line too large" is returned by the server.

Here is an example, when deleting more than a thousand messages through a third-party client:


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