[Dovecot] Telnet access creates new maildir folders

Timo Sirainen tss at iki.fi
Thu Dec 30 11:32:36 EET 2010

On Thu, 2010-12-30 at 12:20 +0800, Seasoul wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm a bit confused now, I though Dovecot was the MDA ?

Only if you've configured it that way: http://wiki.dovecot.org/LDA

> >> mail_location: maildir:/var/mail/vmail/%d/%u

So Dovecot should see the domain.. Set mail_debug=yes to see where
exactly it's looking for the mails.

> > mail_privileged_group: mail

You don't need this setting.

> >>   passdb:
> >>     driver: pam

Do you really need pam here as well? If not, you should remove it and
userdb passwd.

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