[Dovecot] Master user

Emiliano Rago rago at lal.in2p3.fr
Tue Feb 28 20:45:14 EET 2012

On 02/28/2012 04:37 PM, Timo Sirainen wrote:
> On Tue, 2012-02-28 at 16:11 +0000, Emiliano Rago wrote:
>> I'd like to have a master user that can read the other users mailboxes.
>> I have only one user who read and write the mail (i.e. I use the static
>> userdb) and I use namespace for public and shared mailboxes.
>> I can authenticate to the server but I am not able to list the mailboxes:
> With ACL plugin enabled, the master user's ACLs are used. And your
> master user has no ACLs, so nothing is shown. The proper fix for this
> would be to set a default ACL for the master user, but default ACLs
> don't exist yet. So you'll have to kludge this, by changing the master
> user back to the login username. Try if this works:
> userdb {
>    args = uid=mailreader gid=mailreader allow_all_users=yes master_user=%u
>    driver = static
> }

but nothing has changed.


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