[Dovecot] two mailboxes - sieve?

Charles Marcus CMarcus at Media-Brokers.com
Tue Nov 23 23:08:07 EET 2010

On 2010-11-23 2:04 PM, Egbert Jan van den Bussche wrote:
> Hi helpful list!
> I have this user that has two different accounts om the mail server. One
> is a system account, the other is a virtual account (for what it is
> worth...). This user would like to have all his email to the virtual
> mail box (maildir format) automatically moved (or delivered) to the
> system mailbox (also maildir fornat). Both are on the same machine and
> use the same postfix/dovecot installation. Something tells me that I
> might need the sieve plugin for lda here since dovecot is the local
> delivery transport. I have no knowledge whatsoever about sieve or its
> scripting. What do I need to o apart from enabling the sieve plugin in
> dovecot.conf?
> Or is there another simple solution for this problem directly in Postfix
> or with fetchmail? A simple working example would be wonderful!

Unless I'm missing something - why not just create an alias
(virtual-alias) instead of a virtual *user* and point it at the system
user account?


Best regards,


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