Re: IMAP before relay (was: pop before smtp relay)
Le dim 20/06/2004 à 08:26, Nate Duehr a écrit :
> Ward Willats wrote:
> > Yeah, everyone _should_ use AUTH (and heck, SSL), but for a boutique
> > server with few relayers, pop-before-smtp still works very well, thank
> > you, with no existing client configuration changes.
> Anyone know of any good way to implement IMAP before relay for those of
> us that left POP3 in the 80's where it belongs? ;-)
I would recommend using EXACT for example. IMAP-before-SMTP will not
work as well as POP-before-SMTP, though. The reason is simple: with
POP3, you connect, download the e-mails and de-connect. With IMAP, you
connect and keep connected until you leave your e-mail client (or your
I have Debian packages if you need so.
> Nate Duehr, email@example.com