[horde] IMAP overhead?

Jan Schneider jan at horde.org
Fri Feb 22 09:57:43 UTC 2013

Zitat von Patrick Boutilier <boutilpj at ednet.ns.ca>:

> On 02/21/2013 08:14 PM, Michael M Slusarz wrote:
>> Quoting Patrick Boutilier <boutilpj at ednet.ns.ca>:
>>> I have noticed that when IMP is configured to use hordeauth then
>>> almost every link you go to in Horde or apps like Turba makes an imap
>>> connection to the IMAP server. Horde itself is configured to use LDAP
>>> authentication.
>>> Is this by design?
>> Are you talking about the basic view?  If so, the IMP folder tree needs
>> to be built on every page, which needs to poll for new mail.
>> This doesn't happen in the other views.
>> michael
>> ___________________________________
>> Michael Slusarz [slusarz at horde.org]
> Happens in dynamic view too. Even the initial login to Horde tries  
> to login to the imap server defined in IMP.  We noticed it because  
> we are testing an LDAP server for authentication and using it for  
> Horde login. Our imap server is not using this LDAP server for  
> authentication so the passwords can be different. We noticed that if  
> a user's imap password is not the same as the LDAP password the user  
> can login to Horde with the LDAP password but there is a long delay  
> logging in and when clicking links. Delay is caused by failed imap  
> login attempts.

This is the checking for new mail.
Jan Schneider
The Horde Project

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