Maximum Cyrus Account Name Length?

Thomas Hager duke at
Thu Mar 10 03:23:29 EST 2005

On Wed, 2005-03-09 at 11:46 -0500, Forrest Aldrich wrote:
> In addition to my other post re: Maximum SASL2 password length, I'd like 
> to know what the maximum login-id (or account name) length of a Cyrus 
> IMAPD account is.
from mailbox.h:

#define MAX_MAILBOX_NAME 490

beware that this 490 characters also include the "user.". so better
count with sth like 450 characters to leave cyrus some buffer when
handling your mailbox.


Thomas "Duke" Hager                       {duke,hager}
GPG: 1024D/D27F858C  
"Never Underestimate the Power of Stupid People in Large Groups."

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