[Dovecot] Temporary files

Timo Sirainen tss at iki.fi
Thu Jul 15 14:17:06 EEST 2010

On 15.7.2010, at 10.02, William Blunn wrote:

> If know you are delivering to Maildir, and you know the folder you are delivering to,

But I don't. Sieve could do just about anything to the message.

>  then surely you have a temporary directory in the "tmp" out of Maildir's {new,cur,tmp} ? And also the potential benefit of being able to rename the resulting file into the "new" directory.

This is a very Maildir-specific optimization that doesn't work with anything else.

> I would like to have the temporary directory be configurable (but with a sane default like /tmp or perhaps /tmp/dovecot).


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