[Dovecot] Master user and missing folders

Timo Sirainen tss at iki.fi
Sun Apr 27 21:07:54 EEST 2008

On Sat, 2008-04-26 at 13:36 +0200, Anders wrote:
> > It was actually auth_debug that I turned on, not mail_debug. Here is
> > the mail_debug log. It led me to suspect the acl plugin and, indeed,
> > if I turn that one off, I can list the folders even with a master
> > user login.
> do you have an idea about this problem? To summarize, I cannot list 
> folders if using a master user login and the acl plugin. (my dovecot -n 
> output was in the message before the one quoted above)

With master users ACL plugin uses the master user for ACL checks instead
of the mailbox owner. That also makes the default ACL be "deny" for
mailboxes.. I'm not sure if there's currently any other simple way to
avoid this than to disable ACL plugin for master users.

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