IMAPd − Internet Message Access Protocol server


imapd is a server which supports the IMAP4rev1 remote mail
access protocol as documented in RFC‐3501.  imapd is invoked
by the internet server (see normally for requests to connect
to the IMAP port as indicated by the /etc/services file (see
Normally, this is port 143 for plaintext IMAP and 993 for

     This daemons contains CRAM‐MD5 support.  See the
md5.txt documentation file for additional information.

     imapd can also be accessed via by many Unix‐based
clients.  To do this, the imapd binary must have a link to
/etc/rimapd since this is where this software expects it to
be located.

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