cyrus imap for plain maildir access

Andrew Koros akoros at
Tue May 27 03:06:35 EDT 2003

Probably what you need is courier-imapd which will allow that. Cyrus
uses a private mail directory format similar to maildir but special to

Have you tried jamm? a bit complex but will
use maildir for virtual users using LDAP database.

Otherwise postfix + courier-imapd can give you simple maildir support in
user's home directories /home/username/Maildir/
~/Andrew koros

On Tue, 2003-05-27 at 09:35, Tapang, Roderick Eugenio (GXS) wrote:
> Hi,
> Can anyone point me to a Postfix+cyrus+amavis (no *sql) howto for plain
> maildir
> access/retrieval?  All the howto's that i've downloaded/read
> deals with multi-domain hosting with mysql or postgresql account
> integration.
> all i'm trying to do is to host one or two domains (on RH or Slackware)
>  with just the plain maildir access (i.e /home/erik/Maildir/*).
> right now i've setup postfix with plain pop3 access (i can't figure out
> how to setup imap access :().
> thank u very much.
> uh, btw - are there any other web-cyradm like tool that can 
> handle the above? :)
> /erik
Andrew Koros
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