The DarkMail Alliance

Ludovic Hirlimann lhirlimann at mozilla.com
Fri Nov 1 09:36:23 UTC 2013


On 01/11/2013 10:33, Gervase Markham wrote:
> On 31/10/13 23:18, Bron Gondwana wrote:
>> From my reading, they are more interested in replacing SMTP than replacing IMAP/POP.
>>
>> I'm not sure how much it even intersects with what Thunderbird does.
> Thunderbird sends mail using SMTP, does it not?
>
> I mean, perhaps they are only interested in replacing server-to-server
> SMTP, I don't know. Details are sketchy. I just think it's something we
> should keep an eye on.
in the end you'd probably need to also replace client to server smtp.
> Mozilla has had a couple of gos at fixing email, and we've not really
> succeeded. Perhaps the right thing is to back someone else's attempt.
>
>
++ to that and "fixing" email means server+clients


Ludo

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