[exim[ LMTP callouts

Ken Murchison ken at oceana.com
Mon May 10 22:32:11 EDT 2004

Andrzej Filip wrote:

> Ken Murchison wrote:
>> Andrzej Filip wrote:
>>> 1) Is it possible to make exim verify existence of Cyrus mailboxes 
>>> via LMTP callouts ? [something like already implemented SMTP callouts]
>>> Exim can verify sender/recipient addresses by issuing "RCPT TO:" in 
>>> special SMTP session.
>>> [ I have already asked similar question in exim-users at exim.org ]
>>> 2) Would such recipient verification procedure create any problems 
>>> for cyrus ?
>> I think the easiest way for any MTA to verify the existence of Cyrus 
>> mailboxes via LMTP is for the MTA to issue the VRFY command to lmtpd. 
>> This currently isn't implemented in lmtpd, but it would take me about 
>> 5 minutes to do so.  The special "map" protocols that Sendmail and 
>> Postfix use are nice, but they are overkill for verifying Cyrus 
>> mailboxes.
> Could you implement VRFY ?

Yeah, I could probably do this when I have time.

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