change default mailbox names

Nick Trenary nick at
Wed Apr 20 17:12:28 EDT 2005

At 03:20 PM 4/20/2005, Derrick J Brashear wrote:

>On Wed, 20 Apr 2005, Nick Trenary wrote:
>>>There answer may be "no" but unless you give an example of what you mean 
>>>it's hard to know what you're really asking for.
>>The default mailbox names created are Inbox, Deleted Messages, Drafts, 
>>and Sent Messages.  I want to shorten the names to something like Inbox, 
>>Trash, Drafts and Out(box) respectively if I can.
>inbox is a synonym for user.(you).
>the rest are presumably being created by the client. if you want the 
>client to create something else, well, you need to pervert the client to 
>do so. what client?

I don't think so.  I created to users, I logged in initially as user1 in 
Eudora and user2 in Squirrelmail.  Both had the same folder names 
created.  That leads me to believe it is in cyrus somewhere.  My imapd.conf 
doesn't mention the mailbox names anywhere.


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