Dovecot default folder structure

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Thu Apr 9 07:57:57 UTC 2009

2009/4/9 Wouter Hanegraaff <w.hanegraaff at>:
> Are you using Maildir? You could use adduser.local to do so, for example:
> # Arguments to this script are: username uid gid home-directory
> username=$1
> uid=$2
> gid=$3
> maildir=$4/Maildir
> maildirmake $maildir
> maildirmake -f Sent $maildir
> echo 'Sent' >> $maildir/subscriptions
> chown -R $username.$gid $maildir

In fact I use Mbox and my mailboxes are created automatically by a web

Isn't there a Dovecot configuration to have a default directory structure?

Laurent Dinclaux
Gérant - Gecka SARL
laurent at
Tel: +687 78 77 24

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