[Dovecot] extra fields with "passwd" userdb

Kui Zhang kuizhang at gmail.com
Sat Dec 11 03:24:50 EET 2010


These should help.



On Fri, Dec 10, 2010 at 1:44 PM, Patrick McLean <patrick at cim.mcgill.ca> wrote:
> Hi,
> On 10/12/10 01:30 PM, Kui Zhang wrote:
>> Hello
>> It is is possible. You just need to replace the.
>> maildir: prefix with mdbox:, for  mail_location, for each one of the
>> test mail boxes.
> Thanks for the reply, although I am not sure you understand the
> question. I know what I need to do, I just don't know how (syntax to use
> in the dovecot configuration file) to change the mail_location on a
> per-user basis with the "passwd" userdb backend.
>> KuiZ
>> On Fri, Dec 10, 2010 at 7:31 AM, Patrick McLean <patrick at cim.mcgill.ca> wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>> I am planning a migration of ~600 accounts to mdbox (from maildir) and
>>> was hoping to do some initial testing of certain account. I am hoping to
>>> use extra fields to migrate certain accounts in advance for testing, and
>>> I can't find info on setting up extra fields with the "passwd" backend.
>>> Is this possible, or will I have to use another approach?

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