[Dovecot] Problems sending email direct into publich folders

Timo Sirainen tss at iki.fi
Mon Feb 13 12:39:03 EET 2012

On 13.2.2012, at 10.00, Kuran, Fabian wrote:

>>  Depends on how you want to do this.. For example all mails intended to be put to public namespace could be sent > to a "publicuser" named user, which has write permissions to the public namespace. Then you'll simply create a > sieve script for the publicuser which redirects the mails to the wanted folder (e.g. fileinto "public/hrztest").
> I'm also migrating from cyrus-imapd to dovecot. But this solution isn't very good to me. With cyrus I could easily send an email to (for example) bb+shared/archive at mydomain.com. Then the mail will be putted to the public folder. 
> Is there a comparable way to do this with Dovecot?
> FYI: I'm using dovecot in a clustered and multidomain setup. The Mails will be deliviered over LMTP.

You can set:

lmtp_save_to_detail_mailbox = yes

And I think then you should be able to send the mail to any user who has write access to it.

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