[Imap-uw] POP-to-IMAP Relay?
rberber at cactus-soft.dyndns.org
Fri Oct 26 14:00:08 PDT 2007
Josh Anderson wrote:
> An old IMAP vs. POP document on imap.org
> (http://www.imap.org/imap.vs.pop.brief.html) mentions the following
> piece of software:
>> Also available in the /mail directory of ftp.cac.washington.edu is a
>> POP server that, in addition to offering the normal POP service, can
>> relay commands to an IMAP server, thus permitting existing POP clients
>> to access an IMAP server.
> I'm afraid I don't see this mentioned in any of the readme files on the
> FTP server. Does anyone know if this functionality is still part of the
> UW POP daemon? Could anyone point me to similar server software? What
> I'm looking for is a modern POP-to-IMAP relay server with support for
> SSL and LDAP authentication. I know this is a rather unusual request,
> and I won't be too surprised if no such software exists currently.
Man ipopd says:
ipop2d and ipop3d are servers which support the POP2 and POP3 remote
mail access protocols respectively. ipop2d and ipop3d can also be used
by POP2 and POP3 clients respecitively to access mailboxes on IMAP
servers by specifying a login user name in the form <host>:<user> e.g.,
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