[Dovecot] DoveCot compression to save HDD space

Dick Middleton dick at fouter.net
Wed Feb 14 17:07:22 UTC 2007

Timo Sirainen wrote:

> Deliver would pretty
> much have to deliver the mail as root, or use some kludgy approaches.

Why not get dovecot to do the delivery; since dovecot already has rw access to 
all users' files?  The LDA mearly connecting to dovecot and passing the email to 

It might even be possible to get the MTA to connect directly to dovecot instead 
of having a separate LDA program.

Not that I know enough to be aware of the implications of what I've just 
suggested ;-)


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