Can maildrop and courier-imap coexist?

Jose M Rodriguez josemi at
Sun Sep 26 06:34:14 PDT 2004

On Sun, 26 Sep 2004 05:58:08 -0700 (PDT), Freddie Cash  
<fcash-ml at> wrote:

>> I trends to use sendmail+maildrop+courier-imap on FreeBSD, mainly for
>> make sendmail maildir ready.
>> But I allways end doing this from sources, due to disagree on ports
>> defaults.
>> Can this be workarround on ports?
> Don't know about with Sendmail, but I've been using Postfix + Maildrop
> + Courier-IMAP, all installed via ports, without any issues for over a
> year now.

Well, we use Sendmail since BSD-4.3.

> So, you should be able to get this working using sendmail.  I'm
> guessing you aren't using the version of sendmail that comes shipped
> with FreeBSD.

Form srcs, from base srcs, from ports, in linux, in xBSD, in Solaris ...

> And if not, Postfix is always there.  :)

We need milter and some sendmail semantics, postfix is not an option.
We allready use postfix in some outbound exchangers, but this is not the  


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