PHP 5.6.0 released

imap_uid

(PHP 4, PHP 5)

imap_uidEsta función devuelve el UID del número de secuencia del mensaje dado

Descripción

int imap_uid ( resource $imap_stream , int $msg_number )

Esta función devuelve el UID del número de secuencia del mensaje dado. Un UID es un identificador único que no cambiará durante el tiempo mientras que un número de secuencia de un mensaje puede cambiar si el contenido del buzón cambia.

Esta función es la inversa de imap_msgno().

Parámetros

imap_stream

IMAP stream devuelto por imap_open().

msg_number

El número de mensaje.

Valores devueltos

EL UID del mensaje dado.

Notas

Nota:

Esta función no está soportada por buzones POP3.

Ver también

  • imap_msgno() - Obtiene el número de secuencia de mensaje para el UID dado

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steve_foley at excite dot com
11 years ago
Please note that message_id in the header is NOT the UID - and its dangerous to use as many mail progs don't put a message id in
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Maikel
4 years ago
Be aware that the uid is unique in a single mailbox. That means a message can have as much uids as mailboxes
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Andreas Seeger
6 years ago
The uid will change in case of unsing imap_expunge. Be shure that
all work ist done before using imap_expunge.
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roger at sdr dot com dot au
6 years ago
A little quirk of UIDs in a PUBLIC folder in MDaemon (and perhaps other servers?). The UIDs may be unsynchronised between users if the server's option to store flags on a per-user basis is turned on. That is, a message may have a UID of 5 for one user (meaning it was the 5th message to enter the box) but 3 for another user (who perhaps subscribed to the box later). If this is a problem, turn off the per-user option for the mailbox.
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anon et mouse
5 years ago
clarification for Andreas' note about imap_expunge()...

imap_expunge() does indeed change the UID, but only *after* the IMAP stream has closed and then reconnects.

You can use imap_expunge() as many times as you want within one IMAP stream (no reconnects) and the UID stays the same while the Msgno will change with imap_delete() followed by imap_expunge().
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