Subject: Re: FreeMail with NetBSD
To: Thomas Michael Wanka <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 12/01/2001 22:30:12
On Sat, Dec 01, 2001 at 10:23:13PM +0100, Thomas Michael Wanka wrote:
> Hi,
> you might consider sqwebmail or omail as webmail applikation, as they 
> access the directories on the disk insted useing imap.

What's the interest of this ?
- in general we need an imap server anyway
- if it can access the filesystem directly this means there is a suid root
  program somewhere, accessible from the web server. I don't like this
  very much
- a webmail using imap is compatible with any other MUA using imap

Manuel Bouyer <>