[Dovecot] lda_mailbox_autocreate and lda_mailbox_autosubscribe

Frank Bonnet f.bonnet at esiee.fr
Fri Mar 25 10:28:49 EET 2011

On 03/24/2011 06:05 PM, Timo Sirainen wrote:
> On Thu, 2011-03-24 at 17:17 +0100, Frank Bonnet wrote:
>> I use real unix users on the mailhub and I would like to
>> automate home directories creation for new users.
> This is done automatically, as long as filesystem permissions allow it.
> But since you're using real unix users, this may be troublesome unless
> you set the parent directory permissions to something like 01777.
>> I found lda_mailbox_autocreate and lda_mailbox_autosubscribe
>> statements in 15-lda.conf file ( dovecot 2.0.11 ) which seem to be the right
>> things for me :-)
>> Does those two statements means that if a home directory
>> does not exists it will be created at the first login of the
>> new user ?
> Nope.
OK thanks a lot

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