[Dovecot] Dovecot as proxy for M$ Exchange mailboxes

Timo Sirainen tss at iki.fi
Sun Nov 30 03:52:26 EET 2008

On Fri, 2008-11-28 at 13:21 +0100, Axel Schmalowsky wrote:
> is there a way to use dovecot as proxy for m$ exchange mailboxes?

Sure. Works exactly the same way as for any other IMAP server behind it.

> Currently, our clients not only can login to their mailboxes with
> their e-mail address but also with their accountid.
> Both the clients e-mail address and accountid are stored in ldap.
> Now I need a way to let dovecot rewriting the client's accountid to
> the respective e-mail address. Is this possible with the proxy-feature
> of dovecot?

Yes. Just make the pass_filter match both accountid and email address,
and add email_address=destuser to pass_attrs.

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