[Dovecot] UIDL question

Timo Sirainen tss at iki.fi
Fri Nov 28 17:22:22 EET 2008

On Nov 28, 2008, at 5:18 PM, Wouter van der Schagt wrote:

> Thank you for the reply, I understand the problem now, however  
> changing the pop3_uidl_format on the target server is not an option  
> since it is a high volume production server. It is currently set to  
> %f because of a previous migration from qmail-pop3d.
> I don't suppose the pop3_uidl_format setting can be configured on a  
> per popbox basis?

With v1.1 you can add POP3 UIDLs fo dovecot-uidlist. For example if  
you have mailbox with UIDVALIDITY 1234 and then entries:

123 :file1
124 :file2

You can add their %v.%u UIDL:

123 P1234.123 :file1
124 P1234.124 :file2

i.e. P followed by the UIDL.

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