[Dovecot] Make user name CaSe Insensitive

Timo Sirainen tss at iki.fi
Mon Aug 7 23:49:38 EEST 2006

On 7.8.2006, at 23.45, FlashWebHost.com wrote:

>> password_query = select user, password, ..
>> ie. make it return the "user" field as in the database.
> I have tried this.
> password_query = SELECT username as user, password FROM mailbox WHERE
> username = '%u' AND active=1
> But it do not make the user name case insensitive. I can login with
> CAPITAL and small letter user names and getting two different inboxes.

Well, that should have worked. What Dovecot version are you using?  
Probably won't work with 0.99, but should work with 1.0rcs. Or what  
do you use as user_query? Maybe try enabling auth_debug and see what  
it shows.

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