[Dovecot] system v. virtual mailboxes, was Re: Thunderbird problem

Charles Sprickman spork at bway.net
Fri Jul 2 01:16:02 EEST 2010

On Thu, 1 Jul 2010, Noel Butler wrote:

> (I wrote a script to convert from vpopmail structure to a better
> structure when we moved from that mess to postfix/dovecot/mysql a few
> years back, that conversion, including moving mail took all of 45
> minutes, most of that was copying mail, in the early days I did not like
> nor trust postfix, but are with it today and wouldnt use anything else
> again, in case I change jobs I've always kept my converting script hehe)

Sounds like something to publish on the Dovecot wiki. :)

(says the guy who's supposed to do a vpopmail conversion)


> Hrmm., boy, so far OT now I'll finish...
> So, my recommendation, is to plan for what might be some day, rather
> than wait until that "someday" arrives.

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