[Dovecot] SQL as a storage backend

Muzaffer Tolga Ozses tolga at ozses.net
Fri Dec 6 21:38:11 EET 2013

Dovecot supports maildir as well as mbox.
On 6 Dec 2013 21:35, "Zachary Sturgeon" <zsturgeon at pccc.com> wrote:

> Hello,
> I am researching using dovecot with an SQL database as the storage
> backend.  From what I've read, dovecot only supports mbox style file
> storage, but I'd like to investigate the possibility of using a database
> instead.
> According to http://dovecot.org/pipermail/dovecot/2006-June/013818.html,
> this possibility has been explored before and has generally been accepted
> that Dovecot is not optimized to handle this.
> Any suggestions?
> - Zachary Sturgeon

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