"Drop in" replacement for imap-UW?

Jonathan Horne freebsd08 at dfwlp.com
Mon Dec 31 12:59:06 PST 2007

On Monday 31 December 2007 01:42:14 pm Joe in MPLS wrote:
> I've been running imap-UW on FreeBSD 6.x STABLE for a while. Clients are
> mostly Thunderbird, TREOs and Horde (running on the same box.
> I'm having issues when multiple clients try to access the same user's
> mailbox. Typically the TREO will do a scheduled check for new mail while
> Thunderbird has it already open. Research indicates that this is a
> limitation of the UW imapd implementation.
> Can anyone recommend a good and secure imapd implementation that won't
> require a ton of reconfiguration? Mostly I'd like the replacement to be
> able to use all the existing end-user imap folders and mail spools. All
> users have accounts and mail spools on the box. There's no virtual users
> or database authentication backends to deal with.
>         TIA     ...jgm

im not having any trouble using kmail from my freebsd desktop, thunderbird 
from my mac, and outlook from my pocketpc all at the same time, using 

Jonathan Horne
freebsd at dfwlp.com

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