[Dovecot] imapc and imap_acl
Lutz.Pressler at SerNet.DE
Tue Sep 13 19:46:31 EEST 2011
On Di, 13 Sep 2011, Timo Sirainen wrote:
> On 13.9.2011, at 19.12, Lutz Preßler wrote:
> > yes, I know... maybe it's a bit far fetched, but I do have a use case.
> > Would it be (reasonably easily) possible to implement IMAP ACL
> > support for "imported" imapc namespaces/mailboxes?
> > There is no local directory (like with the virtual plugin) yet...
> You mean you'd want local ACLs that apply to imapc mailboxes?
Yes, exactly. Great for "integrating" legacy IMAP servers without e.g.
> I think that should work. For example if you set:
> mail_location = imapc:~/imapc
Oh, had not realized that a path argument is possible for imapc:. There are
even index file then...
> Then for mailbox foo/bar the ACL file should be in ~/imapc/.foo.bar/dovecot-acl
It almost works:
Sep 13 18:37:58 hhh dovecot: imap(4482, uuu): Error: file_dotlock_open(/home/uuu/Maildir/gmail/.[Gmail].Alle Nachrichten
/dovecot-acl) failed: No such file or directory
After manually creating the ".[Gmail].Alle Nachrichten" directory, SETACL
> "Proxying" remote IMAP ACLs isn't possible and I'm not sure how that could be nicely implemented.
Would surely have it's use, too (but not here at the moment).
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