[CentOS] Postfix mail server procedure

Fri Nov 11 05:28:59 UTC 2011
Les Mikesell <lesmikesell at gmail.com>

On Thu, Nov 10, 2011 at 11:23 PM, Christopher Chan
<christopher.chan at bradbury.edu.hk> wrote:
>>> Mail store != imap server. Mail store = structure for mboxes/maildirs.
>> Cyrus is sort of its own thing with its own mail store.
> Sorry, I keep forgetting about that crap...
> Never touched it and never wanted to after I heard the screams from a
> friend who used cyrus and swore by it until he got corrupt mailboxes.
> Had to help setup postfix, dovecot and vpopmail iirc.

Some people (or unreliable hardware...) can break anything.  There are
some very large and apparently successful cyrus installations. Until
dovecot started optimistically indexing it wasn't particularly good in
large systems.

   Les Mikesell
     lesmikesell at gmail.com