Removing README.courier(-old)

Patrick Ben Koetter p at
Fri Oct 12 00:07:56 CEST 2018

* Mark Rousell <mark.rousell at>:
> On 11/10/2018 22:41, Patrick Ben Koetter wrote:
> > It has been years I've heard anyone asking questions about the courier mail
> > server. I think it is of no relevance anymore.
> >
> > This said, I'd like to remove the documentation for Courier layed out in
> >
> > - README.courier
> > - README.courier-old
> >
> > Any objections?
> I'm not sure if this is an objection. It's more of an observation.
> Courier is still the default IMAP server recommended in the well known
> Flurdy mail server guide[1] and it looks like Courier is still being
> maintained. That said, I still don't know if Courier is actually used
> very much.
> Please don't use this comment alone as a reason to avoid removing the
> Courier-related docs.

As Ralph pointed out in his reply Courier requires a patch to work with
amavis. Does anyone know if that patch ever has been submitted upstream and if
it has been accepted? If not, I'd remove README.courier and the patch, since
Courier did not adopt it.

p at rick

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