Simple IMAP to IMAP migration/sync tool

I had a need for a simple IMAP to IMAP sync tool, yet the only useful things I could find were offlineimap and imapsync.
The offlineimap is too complex and does not exactly do what I want; while the latter went commercial and not is not a clean install (requires messing with CPAN/perl libraries).

How hard can it be to write one?

Here it is:
imap2imap.py

The configuration is fairly simple (and self explanatory):

imap2imap.conf


hostname=outlook.office365.com
username=microsoftsucks@example.com
password=hunter12
trash=Deleted Items
#movetotrash=yes
#delete=yes

[destination]
hostname=imap.gmail.com
username=dontbeevil@gmail.com
password=hunter12

Here how it works:

It logs in into both IMAP servers and basically copies (with optional source deletion) the messages across. It also avoids duplication by checking Message-ID header. It should be stable enough to “daemon”-ify.

Here is a systemd unit for it (if one wants it to run all the time):

/etc/systemd/system/imap2imap.service

[Unit]
Description=IMAP to IMAP sync tool
After=network.target

[Service]
Type=simple
User=nobody
WorkingDirectory=/usr/local/bin/
ExecStart=/usr/local/bin/imap2imap.py
Restart=on-failure

[Install]
WantedBy=multi-user.target

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