sieveusehomedir true - IOERROR: not a sieve bytecode file

Andrew Morgan morgan at
Mon Oct 24 15:08:51 EDT 2005

On Mon, 24 Oct 2005, Ken Murchison wrote:

> Andrew Morgan wrote:
>> On Mon, 24 Oct 2005, Ken Murchison wrote:
>>> Yes.  lmtpd in Cyrus 2.2+ only reads bytecode scripts.
>> Hmmm.  This means changing how I handle mail filtering for my users.  How 
>> do other large installations handle this?  I currently generate .sieve 
>> files for my users' most common needs, and this is integrated into our 
>> larger self-service account tools.  I guess I'll most likely move to 
>> timsieved, but I'm open to suggestions now.
> Just change your tool to run 'sievec' on the text script to compile it to 
> bytecode.

Yeah, that is looking like the least-pain solution.  It will be weird for 
people that edit those files by hand, but I guess they'll get over it. 
How does CMU handle sieve scripts?


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