Marc G. Fournier scrappy at
Sun Apr 24 13:18:59 EDT 2005

Quick search of the web for 'sieve cyrus' brings this up as first result:

Its the main reference that I use, and has some very extensive examples 

On Sat, 23 Apr 2005, Forrest Aldrich wrote:

> The Sieve web page states:
>    At present, there is no mailing list or newsgroup for end users of
>    Sieve.
> I'm curious, how is it expected Sieve will be more widely adopted with
> 1) limited documentation (ie: not end-user friendly) and 2) no formal
> resources to discuss the protocol/language.
> I'm faced with converting a system to Cyrus that, for a long time, has
> been running procmail successfully.   How can I make a positive argument
> for Cyrus and Sieve based upon the above problems?
> I know there are ways to use procmail with Cyrus IMAPD, but doesn't
> appear easy - and there appear to be caveats.  Cyrus IMAPD is intended
> to run on a closed system, to (desirable), so the two items (Cyrus IMAPD
> and Procmail) don't really mix well, in my opinion.
> As a sysadmin, it would be invaluable for me to have more reference
> material, friendly documentation, examples...
> Unfortunately, on a related note,  the people O'Reily do not have any
> future plans for an updated Managing IMAP book, which I think would be
> an appropriate place for this perhaps.
> I've spent a significant amount of time perusing the net for resources -
> I found Websieve, great - but that doesn't help me educate end users on
> how to use this.
> Thoughts?

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