mail_crypt folder keys without sql database

Aki Tuomi aki.tuomi at
Wed Aug 5 19:03:46 EEST 2020

> On 05/08/2020 18:45 secure.light.0417.road <secure.light.0417.road at> wrote:
> Hello,
> Can the mail_crypt "folder keys" feature be used with encrypted user keys in passwd-file without sql database? It seems that there is no guide in the docs.
> Best regards,
> narangd

Dovecot stores folder and user keys into mail_attribute_dict. This does not have to be SQL database.

You can also add `userdb_mail_crypt_private_password` into passwd-file to provide it if you use passwd-file as userdb.


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