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Re: imap setup problems [Help, please]

On (30/05/06 10:30), Nate Duehr wrote:
> Mauro Condarelli wrote:
> >Hi,
> >I have a nice mail server on a static IP.
> >It is based on the default exim4.
> >It works.
> >Now I want to access it via IMAP/web.
> >Target is to access my mail repository (on the server) from the 
> >internal LAN via IMAP/Thunderbird (Linux or Win) and from remote via Web.
> >So I installed uw-imapd and squirrelmail.
> >I also changed the default mailbox format to maildirs (I added 
> >"dc_localdelivery=maildir_home" to /etc/exim4/update-exim4.conf.conf).
> >This seems to work.
> >
> >Now the problem:
> >I seem unable to access the maildirs from LAN (Thunderbird says: "no 
> >new messages on server").
> >I am very confused by uw-imapd documentation. Can someone point me in 
> >the right direction, please?
> >What should I put in the Thunderbird server configuration? (i tried to 
> >add "MAILBOX" to "Personal Namespaces", but it didn't work).
> >Problem is I don't know what I should do :(
> >
> >Thanks in Advance
> >Mauro
> >
> >
> UW-IMAP does not have Maildir support.  You'll need to switch to 
> something that does (Courier-IMAP for example).
> A Google search turned up this:
> http://www.davideous.com/imap-maildir/

Or you could look at dovecot - I put some notes and links up here:



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