[Dovecot] A little assistance with Sieve
skdovecot at smail.inf.fh-bonn-rhein-sieg.de
Tue Apr 15 15:45:17 EEST 2008
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On Fri, 11 Apr 2008, cam at ellisonpsychology.ca wrote:
>> "lda" is no protocol, but an acrynom in the chain of MTA and MSA, hence,
>> remove it here and read the Wiki to enable the Dovecot LDA in exim.
> My setup does not look like the Wiki, but it has worked fine. In
> update-exim4.conf.conf, dc_local_delivery is set to 'dovecot', and I use
> both dovecot router and transport. I use appendfile instead of pipe as a
> driver, but otherwise it looks very similar. One of the reasons for not
I don't use exim, therefore I don't understand the exim-specific terms,
If you do not _spawn_ Dovecot's deliver programm (aka the LDA), you cannot
use Dovecot's Sieve feature.
The term "appendfile" lets me guess that exim spools the mail into the
mailbox, hence, exim is your LDA.
> This raises a question: does the fact that Dovecot itself is the LDA
> account for the fact that Sieve does not seem to work?
What's a "LDA account"?
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