question about cyrus

Rob Siemborski rjs3 at
Thu Jun 19 14:07:04 EDT 2003

On Thu, 19 Jun 2003, Wil Cooley wrote:

> The patch in question is
> 'cyrus-imapd-2.1.13-autocreate-0.7.1.patch.txt'.  I see no indication in
> the patch of whence it comes.

If someone does the following, I think we'll be able to accept it in 2.2:

1. Conversion for 2.2 (mostly the configuration options)
2. MURDER support
3. Virtual Domain Support

(I realize the last two are on the todo list, but they're really necessary
to have a consistant behavior throughout the system).

> The 'forcedowncase' patch seems really useful too, given that in some
> installations I've been relying on this "broken" behaviour of 2.0,
> because people expect e-mail addresses to be case insensitive.

I'm looking back at the thread that discussed this patch now...

I don't see a reason NOT to take it (other than the fact that this should
*really* be an MTA operation), though the algorithm looks a bit
goofy with its two for loops (though simple to rewrite to something a bit

I'll try to get it in CVS sometime today.


Rob Siemborski * Andrew Systems Group * Cyert Hall 207 * 412-268-7456
Research Systems Programmer * /usr/contributed Gatekeeper

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