[Dovecot] [OT] Webmail Recommendation
aredridel at nbtsc.org
Fri Jan 11 21:51:45 EET 2008
On Jan 11, 2008, at 4:50 AM, Chris Wakelin wrote:
> Charles Marcus wrote:
>> On 1/10/2008, Timo Sirainen (tss at iki.fi) wrote:
>>> No-one mentioned WebAlpine yet, which also uses persistent
>>> connections. I haven't tried it myself though.
>> I though this is what imapproxy did for webmail? We only have one
>> or two people who actually use ours (Squirrelmail), so it isn't an
>> issue on our dual opteron server, but I've thought about installing
>> it anyway...
> Last time I looked at it, imapproxy cached authentication (but so
> can Dovecot!) but not SELECTs (i.e. opening a mailbox), which is why
> I wondered how useful it would be.
It's not all its cracked up to be. Honestly, a webmail client that
truly takes advantage of IMAP's features is a stronger win.
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