[Dovecot] ACL for root-level mailboxes

Timo Sirainen tss at iki.fi
Sun Mar 31 11:26:06 EEST 2013

On 26.3.2013, at 3.58, Bradley Rintoul <brintoul at sbcglobal.net> wrote:

> I see in the documentation where it says that if mailboxes are created at the 
> root level it will use the namespace's default ACL.  I'm using Dovecot 2.0.9 so 
> there is no default namespace defined, so I'm a bit handicapped here...  Anyway, 
> assuming I can figure out how to define a default namespace, how do I specify 
> its ACL?  Where would the file describing the access go?

I'm not sure if it works in v2.0.9 at all. But if it does, you'll simply need to create dovecot-acl file to the mailbox directory root (e.g. /path/to/Maildir/dovecot-acl).

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