Fred Drake committed 6605e12

Description of args to in imaplib
(closes SF patch #1084092; modified per comments in SF)

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 is the header of the response, and the second part contains
 the data (ie: 'literal' value).
+The \var{message_set} options to commands below is a string specifying one
+or more messages to be acted upon.  It may be a simple message number
+(\code{'1'}), a range of message numbers (\code{'2:4'}), or a group of
+non-contiguous ranges separated by commas (\code{'1:3,6:9'}).  A range
+can contain an asterisk to indicate an infinite upper bound
 An \class{IMAP4} instance has the following methods:
 \begin{methoddesc}{store}{message_set, command, flag_list}
-  Alters flag dispositions for messages in mailbox.
+  Alters flag dispositions for messages in mailbox.  \var{command} is
+  specified by section 6.4.6 of \rfc{2060} as being one of "FLAGS", "+FLAGS",
+  or "-FLAGS", optionally with a suffix of ".SILENT".
+  For example, to set the delete flag on all messages:
+typ, data =, 'ALL')
+for num in data[0].split():
+, '+FLAGS', '\\Deleted')
 for num in data[0].split():
     typ, data = M.fetch(num, '(RFC822)')
     print 'Message %s\n%s\n' % (num, data[0][1])