how to run sieve scripts?
morgan at orst.edu
Fri Apr 20 17:30:24 EDT 2007
On Fri, 20 Apr 2007, Andy Howell wrote:
> I created a simple sieve script using the sieve extension in Thunderbird. The
> script gets installed under /var/lib/imap/seive/j/jeremy/copyAndy.script, and
> makes a copyAndy.bc file in the same directory. However, it never gets run.
> What do I need to do to get invoked?
> In the maillog, I see an error:
> lmtpunix[..]: IOERROR: fstating sieve script
> /var/lib/imap/sieve/j/jeremy/defaultbc: No such file or directory
> So, it looks like its searching for a default, but why not the one I
I have no idea how it works in Thunderbird. When you are using
sieveshell, you upload the script and then "activate" it. The activation
step creates a symlink from defaultbc to your script, marking it as the
script in use. With sieveshell you can upload multiple scripts and switch
between them using activate.
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