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imap_reopen

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imap_reopenReopen IMAP stream to new mailbox

Description

imap_reopen(
    resource $imap,
    string $mailbox,
    int $flags = 0,
    int $retries = 0
): bool

Reopens the specified stream to a new mailbox on an IMAP or NNTP server.

Parameters

imap

An IMAP stream returned by imap_open().

mailbox

The mailbox name, see imap_open() for more information

Warning

Passing untrusted data to this parameter is insecure, unless imap.enable_insecure_rsh is disabled.

flags

The flags are a bit mask with one or more of the following:

  • OP_READONLY - Open mailbox read-only
  • OP_ANONYMOUS - Don't use or update a .newsrc for news (NNTP only)
  • OP_HALFOPEN - For IMAP and NNTP names, open a connection but don't open a mailbox.
  • OP_EXPUNGE - Silently expunge recycle stream
  • CL_EXPUNGE - Expunge mailbox automatically upon mailbox close (see also imap_delete() and imap_expunge())

retries

Number of maximum connect attempts

Return Values

Returns true if the stream is reopened, false otherwise.

Examples

Example #1 imap_reopen() example

<?php
$mbox 
imap_open("{imap.example.org:143}INBOX""username""password") or die(implode(", "imap_errors()));
// ...
imap_reopen($mbox"{imap.example.org:143}INBOX.Sent") or die(implode(", "imap_errors()));
// ..
?>

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