Re: IMAP is a failure?

Paul Rarey <Paul.Rarey@systems.dhl.com> Tue, 02 August 1994 21:30 UTC

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From: Paul Rarey <Paul.Rarey@systems.dhl.com>
Subject: Re: IMAP is a failure?
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At 01:35 PM 8/2/94 -800, William.Yeager@Eng.Sun.COM wrote:
>I don't understand this statement about difficult to implement. The
c-client >and mail.c make this simple. They hide all of the subtle parsing.
I've >personally implemented 3 imap clients over the past 7 years and wrote
the first >UNIX imapd while Mark was in my former group at Stanford.

Then could someone point me to vendors who implent the clients and servers
that I joe customer can buy?


Cheers!

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