[Dovecot] Dovecot 'Submission' service?

Charles Marcus CMarcus at Media-Brokers.com
Fri Dec 27 23:21:47 EET 2013

On 2013-12-27 4:01 PM, Stephan Bosch <stephan at rename-it.nl> wrote:
> On 12/27/2013 9:41 PM, Charles Marcus wrote:
>> I do recall this being discussed, but I can't remember if it is
>> actually in a working state now or not.
>> According to the wiki, it is a work in progress:
>> http://wiki2.dovecot.org/Roadmap?highlight=%28submission%29
>> So - is it in a functional state yet?
> It works, but it still needs work. I got a bit distracted by some
> Dovecot HTTP stuff, so I haven't worked on it for the last few months.
> The main thing is that I want to restructure it a bit to make a generic
> SMTP server API, so that no code is duplicated between submission, lmtp,
> and other future smtp-based services.
> It still only lives in my patch queue:
> http://hg.rename-it.nl/dovecot-2.2-patches
> For (my) convenience, there is a special Xi Debian repository
> (dovecot-2.2.patched) that includes this patch queue.
> If you want to test it: configuration should be pretty straightforward.
> It includes an example configuration fil. I haven't tested it in a
> while, so it may be broken at the moment. It does still compile though
> (which is continuously checked by Xi).
> It won't be included in Dovecot until v2.3.

Thanks for the update Stephen. I may play with it some after the 
migration, but I'd rather get that done first...


Best regards,

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