[Dovecot] namespace subscription problem

Timo Sirainen tss at iki.fi
Fri Feb 2 10:37:10 UTC 2007

On Wed, 2007-01-31 at 13:36 -0600, Nate Sanders wrote:

> > namespace private {
> >    separator = .
> >    prefix = maillog.
> >    location = maildir:/var/maildir/maillog/Maildir/
> >    #inbox = yes
> >    hidden = no
> > }
> So far it's working to a degree. When I load my imap folder and go to
> Subscribe, I can see the master "maillog" folder, and expand it to see
> all the subfolders. The problem is, I cannot subscribe to the master
> "maillog" folder. Only it's sub folders.

That's because there is no maillog folder. It's your namespace prefix. I
guess I'll fix this one day, but for now it's not possible (and not that
easy to fix).

You could try if creating a dummy ".maillog" directory into ~/Maildir
would make it work.

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