global sieve folder ... ?
Marc G. Fournier
scrappy at hub.org
Tue Aug 15 23:04:36 EDT 2006
On Tue, 15 Aug 2006, Ken Murchison wrote:
> Marc G. Fournier wrote:
>> This is the first time I've ever seen this ... when I put a filter in for
>> an account that happens to be listed in the 'admins' section of imapd.conf,
>> it is putting the filter into a global directory, instead of the admin
>> sieve directory ...
>> I've been doing this for years, where the 'admin' account is a catchall
>> mailbox, created by defualt with new domains, and for those clients that
>> just want to forward all email to another address, they just create a
>> filter on that account, instead of creating other mailboxes ...
>> Why is it all of sudden starting to create this global directory, and how
>> do I make it stop? :)
> Admins aren't supposed to be regular users, meaning they aren't supposed to
> have INBOXes or sieve scripts. It has said this in the docs for a quite
> while (perhaps as far back as v1.6?).
> Cyrus 2.3 and recent 2.2 releases allow sieve scripts to be placed on shared
> mailboxes. This is done by authenticating to timsieved as an admin, which
> then places scripts in the global/ namespace.
Great, now I have to change my whole mail system *sniffle*
This is going to be fun :(
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