[Dovecot] passwd-file and MySQL

Mohsen Pahlevanzadeh mohsen at pahlevanzadeh.org
Tue Sep 17 08:17:28 EEST 2013

Indeed you should forget effectivive user/group for same system.You
shoud use sql backend.

On Mon, 2013-09-16 at 18:13 +0200, Paolo wrote:
> Speaking about multiple DB ...
> A my customer has a server (CentOS 6.x, dovecot 2.0.x, postfix, 
> Squirrel+RoundCube with vacation and password plug-in), with about 3.000 
> users (about 200 different domains), all defined as system users and home 
> as /home/mail/%user%
> The system works fine. Its only additional interest is authenticating 
> users like user at domain.tld / password (maintaining also the 
> current user.domain / password).
> Is it possible and How complex configuring a similar environment?
> Only matter of sync /etc/shadow and DB or other problems?
> Regards, Paolo

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