formail not parsing folder

Ken Murchison ken at
Thu Oct 6 08:44:08 EDT 2005

Karl Boyken wrote:

> Thanks, Leon.
> It looks to me like either I'd need to know our users' passwords, or 
> have them transfer their own mail folders, if I use imapsync.  Is this 
> correct?  Or is there a way to use imapsync to transfer our users' mail 
> folders without knowing their passwords?  Have you used imapsync to 
> transfer folders for several hundred users?

I've never used imapsync, but if it supports either the PLAIN or 
DIGEST-MD5 SASL mechs, then you should be able to proxy authenticate as 
your users (authenticate using an admin password, but act on behalf of a 

Kenneth Murchison     Oceana Matrix Ltd.
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