[Dovecot] Dovecot load balancing
rick at havokmon.com
Thu Jul 31 16:49:46 EEST 2008
On Jul 31, 2008, at 8:44 AM, Thomas Hummel wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 31, 2008 at 03:26:06PM +0200, Thomas Hummel wrote:
>> I don't quite understand the proxy_maybe option :
> Also, 2 things which aren't quite clear to me in the Wiki :
> a) Password forwarding
> Make sure that the authentication succeeds with any given password.
> You can do this by using empty passwords. v1.1+ requires also that
> you return nopassword field.
> -> Does that mean that the proxy has to accept only empty passwords
> and that
> that's the actual imap server that will deal with the actual
> password ?
> b) The connections created to the destination server can't be TLS/
> SSL encrypted.
> Does it still work if the client is using SSL/TLS to connect to the
> proxy ?
It seems to me it might be better to use something like UltraMonkey
to do load balancing. I'm going to go down this road in a week or so.
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