[Dovecot] Quota warning message ala courier
kiwi at oav.net
Tue May 22 16:33:46 EEST 2007
On Mon, 21 May 2007, Ralf Hildebrandt wrote:
> I have to face it, my users are retards:
Every one have such users... :)
> * either they're using crap MUAs which will not display their quota to them
> * or they're using POP with "leave mail on server" and will never
> notice their quota, unless it's too late
> * and once their quota is exceeded, their mails will bounce -- they'll
> never notice that, though.
> Thus I need a feature in dovecot that will tell them via email:
> Level1: "You ALMOST exceeded your quota, you're at 90% now"
> Level2: "You're very close to exceededin your quota, you're at 95% now"
> Level3: "Would you please clean up now? You're at 99% now"
Personaly I do that using lmtp (http://pll.sf.net/) that does this kind of
Since lmtpd is also a lmtp client, it can reply with a temp fail (eg 450)
to postfix for several days.... Avoiding bounces...
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