Dealing with usernames

Andrzej Filip anfi at
Thu May 15 06:26:08 EDT 2003

Patrick Nelson wrote:
> How do you deal with usernames like:
>  fred.dude or bj.dude
> Most of our users have this type username and I cant seem to add their
> mailboxes.

You can:
* change cyrus hierarchy separator from "." to another char e.g. "/"
* use MTA to convert addresses of incoming mail (sendmail: aliases or 
virtusertable). User will have to use "dot less" user name for accessing cyrus 

Andrzej [pl>en: Andrew] Adam Filip

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