[Dovecot] domain variable still empty
andre.rodier at red2.co.uk
Mon Apr 11 08:11:08 EEST 2011
On Mon, 11 Apr 2011 00:35:33 +0300, Timo Sirainen wrote:
> On 11.4.2011, at 0.19, Andre Rodier wrote:
>> What surprise me is this line during the authentication:
>> ===> auth(arodier at red2team,10.10.2.19): username changed
>> arodier at red2team -> arodier
> That means that the username gets changed from %n = arodier and %d =
> redteam2 to %n = arorier and %d = empty. So I don't understand why %d
> would ever be anything else than empty.
> Anyway, http://wiki2.dovecot.org/DomainLost
it was what I thought. However, even if I know know the cause, it
doesn't help me too much to do what I want.
In the link provided, none of the reason is applied in my settings.
- My auth_username_format is set to the full username+domain, event
empty, it's dropped.
- I use LDAP, not SQL, so I don't know how to return the domain from my
The question is now, how can I return both the username and the domain
from LDAP, please ? Once I have the answer, I can add the information to
the wiki page.
However, it seems I can use this method, specified on this page:
> You can add static fields that aren't looked up from LDAP
> For example create a "mail" field with value "/var/vmail/%d/%n":
> user_attrs = \
> quotaBytes=quota_rule=*:bytes=%$, \
It is exactly what I want to do. But once I have created a "mail"
field, how can I access this field from the main dovecot configuration
file, please ?
Thanks for your answer and your patience.
Once I have finished to setup my environment, I'll publish a document
to help others.
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