On Thu, 2011-11-10 at 21:12 -0800, John R Pierce wrote: > On 11/10/11 4:48 PM, Christopher Chan wrote: > >> You don't mention a mail store [IMAP Server]? Such as Cyrus IMAP. > >> > Something for Postfix to deliver the mail too. > >> > > > Mail store != imap server. Mail store = structure for mboxes/maildirs. > > indeed, reader protocol servers like imap, pop3, are a seperate category > from the traditional MTA, MDA, MUA triad. in a sense, they are a MUA > proxy or service, but they aren't the MUA, thats the client application > (Thunderbird, etc). In spite of some claims to the contrary, they > aren't the MDA, thats something like procmail which the MTA uses to > deliver the mail to a mailbox. > > > >  first google hit on related keywords claimed imap/pop were part of > the MDA. ---- LMTP http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Local_Mail_Transfer_Protocol Craig -- This message has been scanned for viruses and dangerous content by MailScanner, and is believed to be clean.