[Dovecot] Quota + Sieve
skdovecot at smail.inf.fh-brs.de
Thu Feb 26 13:08:35 EET 2009
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On Thu, 26 Feb 2009, Linux Advocate wrote:
> A. Sieve
> With the imap filters in thunderbird, do i need to use sieve in dovecot? my initial observations/ findings say "no"?
Thunderbird filters work in the client, not server.
If you want to filter before the client has seen or downloaded the
message, you need Sieve.
> B. Quota
> If i have not set quota in dovecot or postfix ( no quota related configuration ), may i then assume, the users have "unlimited storage" , limited only by the hardware/filesystem?
> I would like to have this feature ( just like unlimited storage in yahoo ) and just have a cron script running regularly to delete old emails ( for middle level, low level users ). Is such a strategy ok?
This is completely up to you :)
It depends on you user base, how they react upon "delete old mails". I
wouldn't do so.
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