Is there a limit on mailbox name length in Cyrus ?

Rob Siemborski rjs3 at
Tue Nov 18 14:58:55 EST 2003

On Tue, 18 Nov 2003, Etienne Goyer wrote:

> I was just wondering : is there is a limit on the length of mailbox name
> in Cyrus ?

Yes.  It is controlled by MAX_MAILBOX_NAME in imap/mailbox.h (490
characters), but may practically be less depending on constraints due to
path lengths.


Rob Siemborski * Andrew Systems Group * Cyert Hall 207 * 412-268-7456
Research Systems Programmer * /usr/contributed Gatekeeper

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