Sieve mode provides syntax-based indentation, font-locking support and other handy functions to make editing Sieve scripts easier.
Use ‘M-x sieve-mode’ to switch to this major mode. This command
runs the hook
Sieve mode is derived from
c-mode, and is very similar except
for the syntax of comments. The keymap (
c-mode, as are the variables for customizing
indentation. Sieve mode has its own abbrev table
sieve-mode-abbrev-table) and syntax table
In addition to the editing utility functions, Sieve mode also contains bindings to manage Sieve scripts remotely. See Managing Sieve.