Usernames without alpha characters

Rob MacGregor rob.macgregor at
Tue Sep 14 05:43:27 EDT 2004

On Tue, 14 Sep 2004 11:16:23 +0200, Tore Anderson <tore at> wrote:
>   Hi.  I've run into problems with usernames like "123" or "1_1".
>  What seems to be the common thing is that that none of them contains
>  alphabetic characters.  Cyradm creates them just fine (although they
>  for some reason is created under the "q" directory when using a hashed
>  spool), and lmtpd delivers to them just fine.

AFAIK a trawl of the archives of this list should give you more info. 
I have a vague memory of a patch, but as you don't say what version of
Cyrus you're using I can't be any more help...

Rob MacGregor

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