[Dovecot] dovecot as gmail imap proxy

Timo Sirainen tss at iki.fi
Wed Jun 18 11:44:52 EEST 2008

On Wed, 2008-06-18 at 10:32 +0200, Geert Hendrickx wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 17, 2008 at 03:37:30PM -0700, Peter Hessler wrote:
> > I <3 mutt.  Easy enough, but lots of power is available.
> Yes, mutt is great! :-)
> Btw, you can use mutt with dovecot without running dovecot as a daemon/server,
> by putting this in your .muttrc:
> set tunnel="MAIL=/home/geert/mbox /usr/pkg/libexec/dovecot/imap"

"dovecot --exec-mail imap" is better. Then it uses the settings from
dovecot.conf as well as the proper default settings. With the above
you're for example using mbox_lazy_writes=no

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