[Imap-uw] php imap_status with Microsoft Exchange 2007
mrc at CAC.Washington.EDU
Tue Sep 25 08:21:03 PDT 2007
On Tue, 25 Sep 2007, Clive McDowell wrote:
>> Peronally, I think that it is absurd to even think about using Exchange
>> with IMAP. Exchange should be used with its native protocol; IMAP is at
>> best an afterthought in Exchange. If you want to use IMAP, use a native
>> IMAP server such as UW or Cyrus.
> If you run in an environment using different desktop OSs and the powers that
> be insist on switching the central mailhost to Exchange you have to use IMAP.
No; you can use Outlook with Exchange protocol and give up on using any
non-proprietary solution. That will make the PHB's happy. Then, when the
limitations of doing so become apparent, you can get a separate native
IMAP server installed.
> In fairness to the Exchange front end it seems to work OK.
Indeed, Exchange works fine when used as Exchange.
-- Mark --
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Liberty is a well-armed sheep contesting the vote.
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