[Dovecot] IMAP - multi-simultaneous-user mail store

Charles Marcus CMarcus at Media-Brokers.com
Wed Mar 19 22:08:11 EET 2008

On 3/19/2008, Tim Alberts (talberts at msiscales.com) wrote:
> So my question, is sharing an mbox file among multiple accounts, or 
> having multiple people log into the same account the preferred/safer 
> way to go? 

I'd say the former (which is why I pointed you there)...

But sharing the same login/account shouldn't be a problem either, as 
long as dovecot is the only imap SERVER involved.

Administratively I just think its cleaner to share individual 
mbox/maildirs, than an actual account...


Best regards,


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