291996Re: LDA understanding
- Mar 15, 2013[--------- Thu 14.Mar'13 at 12:07:14 -0400 Kris Deugau :---------]
> Jerry wrote:Personally, I still use procmail and use it to pipe mail through
> > Personally, I have no idea why anyone uses "procmail". For relatively
> > fine grain sorting of mail upon delivery, I use Dovecot and Sieve. From
> > what I can ascertain, procmail hasn't even been maintained in over a
> > decade.
> Sieve can't call outside programs (eg SpamAssassin) by design. IMO the
> inability to call any external filtering programs (even from a
> restricted whitelist) makes overall mail filtering significantly harder.
spamassassin, and also use it in conjuction with Dovecot LDA:
At the the top the procmailrc define the $DELIVER variable to
Then a simple rule:
| $DELIVER -m mailbox
The -m switch automatically create non-existing Maildir++ mailboxes
should the not already be present. I Think it needs to be enabled in one
of the configuration files for Dovecot.
It works nicely, but then i'm sure the Dovecot sieve implementations
work well too; i've not tried them yet.
James Griffin: jmz at kontrol.kode5.net
jmzgriffin at gmail.com
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