[Dovecot] Inbox inside the mail location

Timo Sirainen tss at iki.fi
Sat Apr 7 10:55:08 EEST 2007

On 7.4.2007, at 3.11, guenther wrote:

> However, I'd like to confirm what I see is how it is expected to work.
> Since the Inbox with this layout is is part of the ~/.mail dir just  
> like
> any other mbox file (or subdir), I am concerned with getting a  
> "second"
> Inbox mail folder in the client. I did not, which is great.
> So, is this expected behavior, and the Inbox mbox file actually being
> the Inbox and only the Inbox? Will it always be excluded from the list
> of IMAP mail folders?

INBOX is actually always included in the list of IMAP folders.   
Dovecot anyway does all kinds of duplicate checking so it won't  
return the INBOX multiple times in any situation.

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