[Dovecot] multi-instance doveadm user -m woes

Timo Sirainen tss at iki.fi
Mon Jun 11 16:32:11 EEST 2012

On 11.5.2012, at 18.06, David Warden wrote:

> I'm having difficulty with the doveadm who command on a multi-instance setup of dovecot. When I run the who command on the non-standard instance with the -m flag (to see their mail location), this happens:
> [root at wardentest3 dovecot]# doveadm -i mailtest user -m warden
> doveadm(root): Error: user warden: Initialization failed: Namespace 'INBOX.': Ambiguous mail location setting, don't know what to do with it: /var/spool/mail/root (try prefixing it with mbox: or maildir:)

Thanks, fixed:


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