[Dovecot] newbie with dovecot acls needs a little help :-)

Rachid Zarouali rachid.zarouali at afnic.fr
Wed Apr 25 19:49:04 EEST 2007

hy all,

i'm trying to make an acl so a local unix user 'sie' can access exalead mboxes.
my exalead mboxes are stored in :

mailboxes are automatically created every week like sie.2007.W17 for the 17th week of the year.

how can i do this ?
i've tried several things but none succedded.

dovecot version 1.0.rc15

# /etc/dovecot.conf
ddIEffective uid=65534, gid=65534
ddILoading modules from directory: /usr/lib64/dovecot/imap
ddIModule loaded: /usr/lib64/dovecot/imap/lib01_acl_plugin.so
log_path: /var/log/dovecot.log
info_log_path: /var/log/dovecot-info.log
protocols: imap imaps
login_dir: /var/run/dovecot/login
login_executable: /usr/libexec/dovecot/imap-login
login_greeting_capability: yes
mail_extra_groups: exalead
mail_location: mbox:/opt/exalead/mail
mail_debug: yes
mail_plugins: acl
auth default:
  verbose: yes
  debug: yes
    driver: pam
    driver: passwd
    driver: prefetch
    type: listen
      path: /var/run/dovecot/auth-master
      mode: 384
      user: exalead
      group: exalead

thanks for your help

Rachid Zarouali
Administrateur Systèmes/Applications
rachid.zarouali at nic.fr

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