Using unix mail with maildir format

Leon Messner lwlbsd at
Tue Jul 5 13:02:04 GMT 2005

On Tue, Jul 05, 2005 at 08:08:57AM +0200, dick hoogendijk wrote:
> What are the pro's and cons for/against both mail standards?
> Won't the maildir format with all this separate mails not be more
> difficult to maintain?
> I have to say that running courier/maildir never gave problems 'till now
> but having the chooce I very much want some insights/advice on this
> matter. Some reading points are OK too ;-)

some reading points ;-) :

This is all very pro maildir but couldn't find any pro mbox now.
Also have a look at the shares maildir feature if using imap with
multiple users accessing one mail dump.



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