Created mailboxes are not showing up.

Ken Murchison ken at
Mon Dec 29 16:20:27 EST 2003

JLB wrote:

> On Mon, 29 Dec 2003, Tim Pushor wrote:
>>What mail client are you using? Is the user perhaps not subscribed to
>>those folders? Try checking their subscriptions.
> do I do that? And as for what mail client: SquirrelMail. :)

This would have to be set via some interface to c-client (e.g. PHP).

>>To be perfect honest (even though it is rather embarrasing) I don't
>>really understand subscriptions, even though I've been using Cyrus for
>>years ;-)
> I know perhaps one tenth as much about subscriptions as you do. ;)

Its a way for a client to select a subset of mailboxes that it finds 
"interesting" and/or wants to display, in the same fashion that you 
"subscribe" to newgroups.

>>I just had a little stint with Groupwise 5.5 via IMAP (using Mozilla
>>thunderbird) where the users were not subscribed to the folders, and
>>none showed up - In the advanced account settings unchecking 'show only
>>subscribed folders' made them show up.
> Incidentally, I am also confused about quotas. I want to set a TOTAL quota
> for the ENTIRE USER, NOT a quota on each individual mailbox. I wish to
> basically say: OK, user X can have up to 10MB of storage in their Inbox,
> Sent, Drafts AND Trash all at once. NOT 10MB in Inbox, 10MB in Sent, 10MB
> in Drafts....
> Is there such a thing as a "sub-folder" or "sub-mailbox"?

Just set a quota on the user's INBOX (user.X) and it will do what you want.

Kenneth Murchison     Oceana Matrix Ltd.
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