using dovecot, where is ICOMING mail stored?

Gary Kline kline at
Thu Mar 10 21:13:08 UTC 2011

On Thu, Mar 10, 2011 at 09:38:21AM +0800, Foo JH wrote:
> On 3/10/2011 9:23 AM, Gary Kline wrote:
> >Does anybody know about this obscure stuff?
> Disclaimer: I don't really know much about dovecot, except that it's
> a much better IMAP daemon than courier - I don't think dovecot
> handles SMTP: in other words it does not handle incoming mails.
> What services did you enable on dovecot?

	Nothing; zero.  Since I did not set it up [ with sendmail ], I
	just let it do it's thing.  

	I use mutt mostly; evolution for GUI use; there is some SMTP  
	interface between evo and dovecot.  Since this has worked for
	three years, I've just relied on it ....


	PS:  There is zero excuse for my ignoranance, so if there any
	any pages that explain this, please clue me in  if you have

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