[Dovecot] shared mailboxes

Timo Sirainen tss at iki.fi
Mon Aug 15 00:10:11 EEST 2011

On Wed, 2011-08-03 at 01:33 +0300, Vasil Mikhalenya wrote:

> 1. How to create a public mailbox - with per user seen flag. In my
> configuration this flag is shared

Currently this is possible only with Maildir (by creating dovecot-shared

> 2. How to share one user mailbox with other users and set up acl. In
> Cyrus it was very easy( cyradm sam mailbox user1 lrs or  sam mailbox
> user2 all ). What way there is to do this in dovecot.

doveadm acl set

> It was no problem with shared mailboxes in cyrus, but I need maildir support.

Hmm? Looks like you're using mdbox..:

> mail_location = mdbox:/var/mail/%1n/%n

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