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Title : A Protocol for Remotely Managing Sieve Scripts
Author(s) : T. Martin
Filename : draft-martin-managesieve-02.txt
Pages : 18
Date : 05-Jan-01
Sieve scripts allow users to filter incoming email. Message stores
are commonly sealed servers so users cannot log into them , yet
users must be able to update their scripts on them. This document
describes a protocol for securely managing Sieve scripts on a remote
server. This protocol allows a user to have multiple scripts, and
also alerts a user to syntactically flawed scripts.
This an interim measure as it is hoped that eventually Sieve scripts
will be stored on ACAP. This document is intended to proceed on the
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