Mutt IMAP is working just fine ... until IMAP server drops the connection.
mutt automatically reconnects to the server - also just fine, according to the messages in the status line - but! it clears the list of messages in its index screen upon reconnect and requires manual reentry into the mailbox to regenerate the message list, which is virtually equal to a
Happens with all IMAP servers I tried: Gmail, Dovecot, CyrusIMAP.
This is a major annoyance especially when you have done a big selection of messages for a group operation and suddenly you have start all over.
Or am I perhaps missing something? May it be that
mutt doesn't reconnect really, gives misleading status messages and I need a
mutt next generation?