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Sam Drinkard sam at wa4phy.net
Sun Nov 6 21:27:21 UTC 2005


On Sun, 2005-11-06 at 15:21 -0600, Les Mikesell wrote:

> On Sun, 2005-11-06 at 14:31, maillists at conactive.com wrote:
> 
> > > because with Cyrus-IMAPd the administrator 
> > > (user cyrus) has to create each top-level mailbox (given you didn't 
> > > configure and enable the autocreate feature).
> > 
> > I've never worked with Cyrus, so my assumption may be wrong. But if you 
> > don't create any folders and just retrieve mail from the inbox it may work 
> > out of the box since it won't copy the inbox to your home dir and so on. 
> > That is how uw-imap works out-of-the-box.
> 
> Dovecot will work with the system inbox (or you can configure it
> to use maildir format instead), but Cyrus uses its own storage
> area and needs a special setup and delivery agent.
> 

Les, that doesn't apply to using the Cyrus as a pop server does it?
Assume it just reads from the users mail spool ?

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