On Friday 02 April 2004 1:27 pm, Rick Macdougall wrote:
> Hi,
>
> Ken Jones wrote:
> > I've been thinking about this and I think the daemon is definitly the
> > way to go. If Rick can't release the code I can write one. I think
> > the protocol could be like this:
>
> I found the code and although it is not as pretty as I remember it is
> available for release.  It's in php with a tcpserver front end.  It
> currently lacks user authentication though.
>
> > From then on we could pass commands like:
> > For admin accounts:
> > vadduser [EMAIL PROTECTED] pass
> > vdeluser [EMAIL PROTECTED]
> > vadddomain domain postmaster-pass
> > vdeldomain domain
>
> Very easy to add modules to the server, just add a case statement.
>
> > I already have server code to handle this kind of daemon
> > in both single threaded and multithreaded modes.
>
> Since it's written in php, and uses tcpserver as the socket connector,
> it should scale quite well.

That sounds good. Of course as a C programmer I'd prefer it be 
written in C linking in the vpopmail API. I'd like to take a swing
at building it in C over the weekend.  vmailmgr has something
like this already, including a php module to talk to it. Perhaps
we can re-use some of that code. 

Ken

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