allowing shell users to change passwords

dave at dave at
Tue Jun 23 10:48:22 UTC 2015

Does anyone else here have a need to allow shell users to change their 
imap/pop3 passwords?  I came up with a little thing that works similarly 
to regular passwd(1), dovepasswd, which can be found at  It does the job for me and 
I'd love for other people to take a look and give me some feedback.

David Griffith
dave at

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