accents in mailbox names
paul at kungfoocoder.org
Fri May 14 08:14:18 EDT 2004
On Fri, 14 May 2004 13:20:50 +0200, Antoine Jacoutot
<ajacoutot at lphp.org> wrote:
> Hi :)
> I'm using cyrus-imapd-2.2.3 under OpenBSD-3.5.
> My users are all French and i'm having a problem creating mailboxes with
> accentuated caracters.
> cm user.testuser.testé
> createmailbox: Invalid mailbox name
> How can I make cyrus accept accentuated mailbox names ?
By convention names are stored in LDAP in a modified UTF-7 format, see section
5.1.3 of RFC 2060.
I leave it as an excercise for the reader to create that name ;-)
Hope this helps some,
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