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Re: Sieve extensions

1998-01-26 11:33:48
Ned Freed <Ned(_dot_)Freed(_at_)innosoft(_dot_)com> writes:

It seems to me that it should be possible for the FA to perform a simple
static analysis of the script when it's submitted.  No 'require' needed.
If the script uses any extensions which the FA doesn't support, it gets

I agree -- this seems to be to be the right way to do it.

The trick, of course, is to insure that script submission results in this
sort of analysis being done.

I might point out that the mind-set that "a user will only ever use
a single server" and "the client should know what extensions the server
supports" is likely to result in implementations which don't perform
this check.


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