This documentation is for Dovecot v2.x, see wiki1 for v1.x documentation.

MDA (LDA)

An MDA is a Mail Delivery Agent.
An LDA is a Local Delivery Agent.
These two terms are synonyms.

An MDA is being passed messages from an MTA and delivers it to a real or virtual mailbox.

Common choices include:

MDA (last edited 2009-03-15 22:35:21 by localhost)