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 On the new Classic Linux server, by default, all mail resides in exactly one place: in a [[hints:maildir]] On the new Classic Linux server, by default, all mail resides in exactly one place: in a [[hints:maildir]]
-format directory called ~/Maildir/ , which is a direcory '' Maildir '' inside your home directory.+format directory called ~/Maildir/ , which is a directory '' Maildir '' inside your home directory.
 The standard IMAP and POP servers, and the The standard IMAP and POP servers, and the
 standard Roundcube webmail, will only ever show you this one location. Note that you can have any number standard Roundcube webmail, will only ever show you this one location. Note that you can have any number
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 Also, it is easy to make typographical errors on the Linux command line, and the system will generally not protect you if you give it the wrong command. Thus caution should be exercised. Also, it is easy to make typographical errors on the Linux command line, and the system will generally not protect you if you give it the wrong command. Thus caution should be exercised.
  
-The above manual move works only for moving an entire folder. You cannot use the **mv** command to move individual messages.+The above manual move works only for moving an entire folder. You cannot use the **mv** command to move individual messages.((Actually you can, but you have to carefully find the pathname of the desired message and use the **mv** command to move it. For most people it will be more reliable and quicker to use normal mail software to refile messages across folders.))
  
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