[CentOS] Which imapd?

Les Mikesell lesmikesell at gmail.com
Mon Oct 24 16:33:25 UTC 2005

On Mon, 2005-10-24 at 04:40, Karanbir Singh wrote:
> > 
> > Hi. What imapd can you recommend for minimum configuration and 
> > maintenance (no Cyrus)? This is for a small shop, so no hard performance 
> > requirements.
> If you want something easy - use dovecot. yum install it and it just 
> works out of the box with very little config required. If you want 
> something with a great feature set, excellent performance and near zero 
> admin - try Cyrus-Imapd. And in relative terms its much much easier to 
> setup than Courier, considering its just a straight yum install.

And for something slightly in-between, use dovecot, but tweak it
and your mail delivery agent to use maildir format (procmail
already knows how).  You'll get better performance manipulating
large inboxes that way.

   Les Mikesell
     lesmikesell at gmail.com

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