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= Dovecot ManageSieve Server =
ManageSieve service is used to manage a user's [[LDA/Sieve|Sieve]] script collection. It has the following advantages over doing it directly via filesystem:

 * No need to let users log in via FTP/SFTP/etc, which could be difficult especially with virtual users.
 * ManageSieve is a [[http://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc5804|standard protocol]], so users can manage their scripts using (hopefully) user-friendly ManageSieve clients. Many webmails already include a ManageSieve client.
 * Scripts are compiled before they are installed, which guarantees that the uploaded script is valid. This prevents a user from inadvertently installing a broken Sieve script.

Dovecot's ManageSieve support is distributed in a separate package from the [[http://pigeonhole.dovecot.org/|Pigeonhole project]]. There exists also an alternative [[http://gitorious.org/pysieved/pages/Home|pysieved]] ManageSieve server that works with Dovecot.

 * [[Pigeonhole|Download and Installation]]
 * [[ManageSieve/Configuration|Configuration]]
 * [[ManageSieve/Troubleshooting|Troubleshooting]]
 * [[ManageSieve/Clients|Client Issues]]

== Contact Info ==
 * Author: Stephan Bosch, stephan@rename-it.nl
 * IRC: [[http://freenode.net/|Freenode]], #dovecot, S[r]us
 * Please use the Dovecot [[http://www.dovecot.org/mailinglists.html|mailing list]] for questions about the ManageSieve service. You don't have to subscribe to it.
Moved to https://doc.dovecot.org/admin_manual/pigeonhole_managesieve_server/

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