[Nottingham] IMAP server selection

jdel hw68342003 at yahoo.com
Wed Apr 6 17:01:24 BST 2005

I use cyrus and believe that squirrelmail works quite
easily with it.  

Give it a try, particularly if UW and the others were
too much of a mess.


--- Michael Quaintance <penfoldq at penfoldq.co.uk>
> Hi
> I am looking at options to provide an IMAP-based
> webmail solution so 
> that I can manage my email from any of the computers
> in the house, from 
> work or from other people's internet connections. It
> seems that 
> squirrelmail or, if I can get it to work, hastymail
> will make the most 
> appropriate app(s) for the webmail side of this but
> I am having some 
> difficulty deciding which IMAP server to choose.
> Courier seems a bit too big and complex for my
> needs, although I have 
> many accounts, there is only likely to be me using
> this server.
> UW has had some bad press in the past but I can't
> find anything recent 
> to confirm/deny these allegations.
> Dovecot seems quite good and secure (important to
> me) although hampered 
> a little by being not so up-to-date with the
> standards and a seemingly 
> small user/developer base.
> Has anyone got any hints/tips/gotchas for selecting
> an IMAP server they 
> would care to share?
> Cheers
> -Penfold
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