Login as user x?

Alain Spineux aspineux at gmail.com
Tue Nov 20 14:02:04 EST 2007

On Nov 20, 2007 7:34 PM, Zachariah Mully <zmully at smartbrief.com> wrote:
> All-
>         When I migrated off UW-IMAP, I discovered that I could login into a
> users account as the user, using my admin login/pass and passing the
> username as something like "$adminuser#$username". Does Cyrus have any
> similar functionality?

yes, you can try something like

# imtest -a admin at yourdomain -w adminpassword -u user at yourdomain  -v localhost

> The reason being that managing our blackberries
> with BIS2.0 is rapidly becoming untenable as the person has to around to
> login to our Cyrus server for us. If we had the ability to login as an
> admin user, we'd never have to schedule them to come in for service.
> Thanks,
> Z
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Alain Spineux
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