[dovecot] Re: INBOX at /var in maildir storage format

Moe Wibble eskimoe at ananzi.co.za
Thu Apr 3 16:11:09 EEST 2003


I'm using:

default_mail_env = maildir:/var/imap/%n/Maildir:INDEX=/var/imap/%n/index

I like the extra Maildir-subdir to have the dovecot-index outside of it
but that's just my personal taste. :)

Why do you want to have your mails split over two locations and two
different formats (Maildir/mbox)?

On Thu, Apr 03, 2003 at 12:10:27PM +0200, Sebastian Pachuta wrote:
> Hi
> I'm trying to figure out how to set default_mail_env to support such config:
> INBOX is in '/var/mail/%u/' (note last slash at the end, %u is an folder with
> new/tmp/cur subdirs - standard maildir structure).
> Other imap folders are stored as files (in mbox format) in direcotry '%h/Mail/'.
> Please advise.


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