Cyrus::SIEVE::managesieve documentation?

Andrew Morgan morgan at
Wed Jul 19 18:10:18 EDT 2006

On Wed, 19 Jul 2006, Chris St. Pierre wrote:

> Ditto here.  I tried emailing the guy listed in the
> Cyrus::SIEVE::managesieve man page, but the address no longer appears
> to be active.  As of now, my options appear to be:
> 1.  Learn Ruby, and write the first (and probably last) Ruby script at
>    my site; or
> 2.  Guess with Perl.
> Neither is a great alternative. :)
> Are there any other scripts out there that use
> Cyrus::SIEVE::managesieve?  I'm fine with learning by example -- I
> just need more than one example.

I've written my own wrappers for the Cyrus::SIEVE::managesieve module for 
use in our web-based tool for modifying filter rules.  I just looked at 
the sieveshell script for clues how to do it, and spent a lot of 
trial-and-error getting it right.  The auth callback stuff was 
particularly annoying to get scripted.

I can't share the script itself, but I can answer questions if you have 


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