[Dovecot] INBOX. namespace

Timo Sirainen tss at iki.fi
Fri Mar 26 14:45:40 EET 2010

On Fri, 2010-03-26 at 12:36 +0000, Brian Candler wrote:

> Now I make the following addition to dovecot.conf:
> namespace private {
>    separator = .
>    prefix = INBOX.
>    inbox = yes
>    hidden = no
> }
> After this the inbox appears to be empty, and I cannot select the junk
> folder at all:

Something's seriously wrong. Just changing namespace prefix shouldn't do
anything like that. (And since I haven't heard of horror stories of
v1.2.11 breaking, I don't think I just broke it either.)

What does this show:

a LIST "" *

Also, make sure that dovecot -n shows only that one namespace you
defined with the exact settings you intended.

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