Re: Movemail not getting emails
On Mon, 08 Nov 2010 12:39:06 -0500, Paul Cartwright wrote:
> On 11/08/2010 11:42 AM, Stan Hoeppner wrote:
>> If you are indeed using Dovecot (I can't recall what you said), you're
>> better off using:
>> mailbox_command = /usr/lib/dovecot/deliver
>> and commenting #home_mailbox = Maildir/
> I read a few Debian-dovecot-Postfix HOW-To's and I don't remember
> reading about mailbox_command, but I might very well have missed it..
>> There are a couple of reasons for this:
>> 1. Deliver is Dovecots native LDA
>> it updates your Dovecot index files during delivery instead of
>> waiting until you access the mailbox
>> 2. If you use, or plan to use Sieve (and ManageSieve)
>> LDA will will automatically sort your mails for you This is very
>> handy if you run webmail because your emails are sorted
>> automatically whether you log into webmail or fire up Thunderbird
> thanks, I'll give that a try later today ! wait, I tried it, it works!
As you can see, there are many choices. And having a working imap+mta
solution it makes very easy to upgrade or adding new features (i.e.,
virtual users or multiple domains).