[PATCH] Update mail parsing to be per protocol (imap/pop/smtp)

Maxim Dounin mdounin at mdounin.ru
Thu Sep 18 11:00:32 UTC 2014


On Wed, Sep 17, 2014 at 03:49:50PM -0500, Kunal Pariani wrote:

> Hello,
> This patch adds separate mail parsing states per protocol 
> (imap/pop/smtp), specific error codes for parsing/auth/login 
> failures. Also includes some minor bug fixes in the mail parsing 
> code. Requesting to include this patch as Zimbra has been using 
> this since nginx 0.5.37, so it's quite heavily tested.

Mail parsing code a bit changed since 0.5.37, so this is more like 
an argument against.

In any case, it's not clear what the patch tries to achieve.  It's 
highly unlikely that it will be considered, see

Maxim Dounin

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