[Dovecot] recipient_delimiter

Noel Butler noel.butler at ausics.net
Fri Sep 27 02:36:42 EEST 2013

On Thu, 2013-09-26 at 17:24 -0600, LuKreme wrote:

> On 26 Sep 2013, at 15:29 , voytek at sbt.net.au wrote:
> > should I also enter $recipient_delimiter = ‘+’  in my
> > /etc/dovecot/dovecot.conf ?
> > 
> > what will it add to this working setup, what am I missing?
> Setting it will, as I understand it, cause dovecot to automatically file +extension mail in .extension/ (and auto-create the maildir if needed).

Certainly does not do that by _default_ in a normal
mysql/virtuser/maildir setup using lda 
when mail arrives for foo+dovecot at example.com
it gets stored in foo's  cur/
leaving it for the end users mail client to decide what to do with it,
if anything.

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