[Dovecot] writing an MDA, help me avoid corrupted indexes
faxguy at howardsilvan.com
Wed Dec 14 20:03:33 EET 2005
Curtis Maloney wrote:
> Have you checked out Dovecot's own LDA?
No, but I just did, and it looks like exactly what I need... except that
it doesn't support passwd-file auth. Or am I missing that?
The website documentation on this matter is noticeably outdated.
> Do you, by chance, have your mail partition mounted 'noatime'?
No, but I think that my indexing problem is that my self-made LDA/MDA is
not following maildir spec in file naming and construction. I'd prefer
to use deliver if I could.
> As a further note, have you checked out the patches that allow Postfix
> to use the Dovecot auth daemon, so you can have SMTP AUTH without
> resorting to the horror that is Cyrus SASL?
I'll look into this when it's time to get ASMTP going.
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