[Dovecot] New Fedora/Sendmail Install Assistance
jh at plonk.de
Wed Nov 2 17:10:51 EET 2005
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Cliff Hayes wrote:
> We are using Dovecot 0.99.14
Ok. Haven't used this for quite a while, so I don't know if I can really
> auth_userdb = passwd
> auth_passdb = shadow
Dovecot uses the homedir that's in your passwd then.
But I wonder how you want to use IMAP. AFAIK, it needs a separate
directory for every user anyway. At least the indexes etc. have to be
You should really read doc/mail-storages.txt: "mbox storage requires an
IMAP root directory where to store IMAP folders and some other
I you can't provide a directory for every user, dovecot is probably not
the software for you.
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