[Dovecot] How to specify /var/spool/mail/m/i/mike

Jonathan Siegle jsiegle at psu.edu
Tue Nov 11 13:26:09 EET 2008

On Nov 10, 2008, at 12:25 PM, Network Operations wrote:

> I was wondering if somebody could tell me how I can tell dovecot  
> (IMAP) to read users' mail boxes at /var/spool/mail/{1st char}/{2nd  
> char}/username .
> For example:
> Mailbox for user 'mike' would be located at /var/spool/mail/m/i/mike
> 'karen' would be at /var/spool/mail/k/a/karen
> etc...

Look at http://wiki.dovecot.org/Variables. I think the notation would  
be %1u/%1.1u/%u

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