Cyrus + Sieve

Dan White dwhite at
Sun Mar 20 13:07:57 EDT 2011

On 20/03/11 17:32 +0100, Dominique Couot wrote:
>I looked into the cyrus.conf file and I do have an entry for sieve. It says:
>       sieve        cmd="timsieved" listen="localhost:sieve" prefork=0
>What do I have to change to get it to work, change localhost to the
>server IP or FQDN ? Open the firewall to admit connection to port 2000 ?
>I also read that the sieve port has changed from 2000 to a 4xxx value.
>Where can I check what my current config is ? And what should be the
>right values ?

The port that 'sieve' resolves to is specified in your /etc/services. You
can choose to use the old or new port at your preference. See:

Also see the cyrus.conf man page for a description of the 'listen' format.

Dan White

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