[Dovecot] mbox and maildir

Dan Stromberg strombrg at dcs.nac.uci.edu
Fri Oct 15 00:16:12 EEST 2004

Not quite what you're asking for, and I believe dovecot can do what you
want, but what I've done is to set up a procmail filter that moves
everything that would've gone to /var/mail/strombrg into a Maildir
folder.  That way, I have no mbox at all, even though the system's
mailspool is set up for mbox.

On Thu, 2004-10-14 at 14:03, Shane Kerschtien wrote:
> Is it possible to mix maildir and mbox formats with dovecot?  For 
> example, I would like ~/mail to be in maildir format yet keep the inbox 
> (/var/mail/%u) in mbox format.  If so, how may I go about this?  Or am 
> I stuck not being able to create subdirectories in ~/mail?
> Cheers,
> Shane
Dan Stromberg DCS/NACS/UCI <strombrg at dcs.nac.uci.edu>

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