backup imapd with TSM
melson at wesleyan.edu
Fri May 25 09:32:14 EDT 2007
Eric Luyten wrote:
> Matt Elson writes :
>> We restore the given mailbox( or mailboxes) underneath a heading called
>> "restored", subscribe the user to it, ...
> How ? (the 'subscribe' part, I mean)
> It cannot be done from within cyradm and tampering with
> the <user>.sub file works but is rather messy.
Is it not available in cyradm? On my install (2.2.13) it seems to be...
subscribe, sub subscribe to a mailbox
I've never used it, but I'd imagine you just have to be logged in as the
Instead of using cyradm we've got a script that uses the
Cyrus::IMAP::Admin module. It basically (and I always confuse which is
which, apologies) logs in as our cyrus administrator but authorizes as
the user in question and then subscribes to the given mailbox.
Cyrus::IMAP::Admin isn't even strictly necessary; you should be able to
do it with any sort of IMAP module/client that supports that whole
user/auth thing and the necessary mechanisms.
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