[Dovecot] Question about quota configuration

Timo Sirainen tss at iki.fi
Mon Feb 6 22:33:18 EET 2012

On 6.2.2012, at 22.25, Charles Marcus wrote:

> On 2012-02-06 3:10 PM, Timo Sirainen <tss at iki.fi> wrote:
>> On 4.2.2012, at 15.09, Charles Marcus wrote:
> <snip>
>>> This way, you could completely disable the 'Save a copy of Sent
>>> Messages to X folder' option in all mail clients like you can wit
>>> GMail accounts.
>> Can't you already do this by configuring MTA to bcc mail to
>> user+Sent at domain where there's a global Sieve script moving the
>> +Sent mails to Sent folder (possibly checking that it's from
>> localhost).
> You can, and this is the 'recommended' way by the postfix list, but they also explained how some of the envelope/headers are not properly maintained when doing it this way...

Dovecot LSA would pretty much have to implement full SMTP server functionality to be able to do this (although maybe it could get away with not doing queuing). I'm not really interested in writing an SMTP server. It would be much less trouble to change Postfix to work in a way that you want.

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