[Dovecot] OT: Sieve + Forward as Attachment

Charles Marcus CMarcus at Media-Brokers.com
Tue Jul 6 19:55:04 EEST 2010

On 2010-07-06 12:53 PM, Phil Howard wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 6, 2010 at 12:45, Charles Marcus <CMarcus at media-brokers.com> wrote:
>> On 2010-07-06 7:25 AM, Jerry wrote:
>>> I know that this is technically not a Dovecot problem; however, I was
>>> wondering if anyone knew if 'sieve' had been updated with the ability
>>> to 'forward as attachment' a received document. I believe it has the
>>> ability to forward a document; however, I need the ability to forward
>>> it as an attachment if possible.

>> I think you really mean can it do an Inline forward...
>> *Documents* are not forwarded, *messages* are forwarded. If a message
>> has an attachment, and is forwarded Inline, the attachments appear as
>> directly attached to the forwarded message, otherwise the entire message
>> is shown as an attachment, and you only see the attached document(s) in
>> the attachment pane when you open the attached message.
>> Dang, that was hard to word correctly, and it can still be improved a lot...

> Seems like what he wants to do is effectively creating a new message
> which has as an attached document the triggering message.

Maybe, but that's not how I read it... only the OP can clarify...


Best regards,


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