[OT] m$ activesync with cyrus backend

Sebastian Hagedorn Hagedorn at uni-koeln.de
Thu Sep 18 11:18:58 EDT 2008

--On 18. September 2008 16:35:03 +0200 lartc <lartc at manchotnetworks.net> 

> essentially what's happening here is that apple's sdk has no api
> connections to calender/tasks/notes/etc -- only contacts.

I get that ...

> so without
> jailbreaking the iphone, the only way to sync without wires is MobileME
> or exchange.

Not quite, unless I'm mistaken. If all you're interested in is mail, you 
could just as well configure an IMAP account for your Cyrus server, 
couldn't you? I thought the only advantage to ActiveSync for mail was push. 
Am I wrong? Is there more to it?
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