sieve & spamassassin

Ken Murchison ken at
Tue Jul 1 09:55:55 EDT 2003

John.C.Hayward at wrote:
> My guess is that:
> o  INBOX by default has posting permissions to everyone - other folders
>    do not.  Since the INBOX.junk folder needs to have your sendmail (or
>    whatever) be able to post to the folder you need to allow everyone
>    posting permissions.  It would be nice to have a facility which allows
>    the general mail deliverer (sendmail or whatever) to post to a folder
>    without allowing everyone that privilage.

This isn't true.  The posting privilage is only required when sendmail 
delivers directly to a mailbox (via +detail addressing).  When using 
Sieve, a fileinto actually uses the ACL of the user whose script is 
being run.

Kenneth Murchison     Oceana Matrix Ltd.
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