root mailbox/partition permission problem

Josh M. Hurd josh at
Fri Sep 22 14:52:32 EDT 2006

I am not in the admins list although there is certainly something  
about my account.  when I login as another user I see only the  
mailboxes owned by that user as I should.

On Sep 22, 2006, at 11:01 AM, Wil Cooley wrote:

> On Thu, 2006-09-21 at 19:50 -0700, Josh M.Hurd wrote:
>> In the effort to set up some Shared public mailboxes I somehow  
>> managed
>> to give myself read permission on the root of my mail partition.
>> i have no idea how this happened but would really like to fix it.
>> Currently I see all my mailboxes in my client as well as the root, in
>> this case 'user/' which lists all the other users on the system.  I
>> have no permissions to see in the other mailboxes but I can see the
>> list of users.
> It sounds like you've put your account in 'admins:' in imapd.conf.
> Wil
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