FUD - provide information about user mailboxes
[ -C config-file
] [ -U uses
] [ -D
is a long lived datagram daemon started from cyrmaster that provides
information about when a user last read their mail, when mail last arrived in
a user's mailbox, and how many messages are recent for that user.
Note that for FUD
to run properly you must set proto=udp in its
cyrus.conf services entry. prefork=1 is also recommended. FUD
automatically proxy any and all FUD requests to the appropriate backend server
if it is runing on a Cyrus Murder frontend machine.
reads its configuration options out of the imapd.conf
unless specified otherwise by -C
- -C config-file
- Read configuration options from config-file.
- -U uses
- The maximum number of times that the process should be used
for new connections before shutting down. The default is 250.
- -T timeout
- The number of seconds that the process will wait for a new
connection before shutting down. Note that a value of 0 (zero) will
disable the timeout. The default is 60.
- Run external debugger specified in debug_command.
- Default configuration file.
- Cyrus Master process configuration file.
Though not really a bug, FUD
will silently ignore any requests that it
does not consider valid.
Also not really a bug, FUD
requires that the anonymous user has the 0
(zero) right on the mailbox in question. This is only a "bug"
because 0 is not a standard IMAP ACL bit.
is an experimental interface meant to provide information to build a
finger-like service around. Eventually it should be superceded by a more