"Alexey" == Alexey Melnikov <alexey(_dot_)melnikov(_at_)isode(_dot_)com>
Alexey> Hi Sam,
Alexey> Sam Hartman wrote:
>> I find the string "MUA" meaning anything that happens after
>> delivery confusing. I'd suggest another string--possibly
>> "POST-MDA" and reserve "MUA" for sieve scripts actually
>> executed inside a MUA.
Alexey> I don't think POST-MDA is any better. For typical Sieve
Alexey> "post delivery" is always MUA. But now that there is a
Alexey> proposal to run Sieve in IMAP, there is another post
Alexey> delivery point of Sieve script execution: IMAP (or
Under the current language in the draft, you'd use MUA for that case.
I find that very confusing and believe others would as well.
>> Alternatively perhaps "MUA" could mean the script is executed
>> at the direction of the MUA.
Alexey> No, this is not what MUA specified in the draft means.
No, the current language in the draft would include cases where the MUA directs
something to run a sieve script within the MUA definition.
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