Does anyone allow unlimited or extremely large quotas?

Wesley Craig wes at
Tue Nov 16 10:36:35 EST 2010

Didn't Dave write up.imapproxy?  It makes a huge difference for, e.g., IMP & roundcube.  Also, configuring client to not retrieve the LIST of mailboxes during every transaction is a big win.


On 16 Nov 2010, at 10:11, Shuvam Misra wrote:

> Most programming environments in which such
> Webmail thingies are written (mostly PHP on the server and nowadays
> lots of Javascript on the browser) cannot keep an IMAP connection to the
> Cyrus server open between pages, therefore each time a user clicks on a
> folder or does any other operation, there's this fresh IMAP connection
> and a huge surge of IMAP operations while the folder contents are listed
> afresh, etc. This puts a lot of load on the server. I guess Webmail is
> OT on a Cyrus mailing list, but can't help asking: any suggestions for
> improving Webmail performance? 

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