is a POP3 and IMAP mail server that can work with standard mbox and maildir
formats. It is fully compatible with UW-IMAP and Courier IMAP servers as
well as mail clients accessing the mailboxes directly.
can be setup to authenticate against LDAP, Postgres or MySQL databases, but by
default authentication is with
is normally started during the system boot, and runs as a background process
but it can also be run through
In the latter case, the
binaries are run directly not
will log all of its activities according to syslog.
-c <config file>
This option changes the default configuration file in which
looks for its configuration.
will run in the foreground, and it will still log to syslog.
Print version information and exits.
Default configuration file.
Additional configuration for LDAP based authentication.
Additional configuration for database based authentication.
is split into three packages:
contains files used by both servers