scripted delete mailbox for cyradm
Nikola.Milutinovic at ev.co.yu
Fri Feb 11 01:25:08 EST 2005
Aleksandar Milivojevic wrote:
> Craig White wrote:
>> Trying to script deleting a user's mailbox from system...
>> /bin/su - cyrus -c '/usr/lib/cyrus-imapd/cyradm localhost \
>> --userrc=/var/lib/imap/.systemrc dm user.public'
> Try something like this instead:
> #! /usr/bin/perl -w
> use Cyrus::IMAP::Admin;
> $imap = Cyrus::IMAP::Admin->new("servername")
> or die "Failed to connect";
> $imap->authenticate("-user" => "username",
> "-password" => "password",
> "-mechanism" => "LOGIN")
> or die "Failed to authenticate";
> or die "Failed to delete mailbox";
> See man pages for Cyrus::IMAP::Admin and Cyrus::IMAP for more details.
One thing worth noting, in order to delete a mailbox, one must have "c"
permission on it. Admins, by default, do not have it. You must first
"sam <mailbox> <admin> c", then "dm user.mailbox".
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