Bug 127012 - Squirrelmail mailbox dir doesn't match Dovecot config
Summary: Squirrelmail mailbox dir doesn't match Dovecot config
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: squirrelmail (Show other bugs)
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Version: 2
Hardware: i386 Linux
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Assignee: Warren Togami
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Reported: 2004-06-30 17:23 UTC by Pete Deffendol
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:10 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-10-21 01:46:49 UTC
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Description Pete Deffendol 2004-06-30 17:23:36 UTC
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Description of problem:
In /etc/squirrelmail/config.php, the default setting of:

$default_folder_prefix          = 'mail/';

conflicts with Dovecot's setting to place mailbox folders in ~/mail/.
 As a result, Squirrelmail looks in ~/mail/mail for mail folders. 
Shouldn't this line in config.php be set to:

$default_folder_prefix          = '';

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start Squirrelmail using default configuration


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Comment 1 Gary Benson 2004-09-08 13:32:42 UTC
Has uw-imap been replaced with Dovecot in Fedora then?

Comment 2 Warren Togami 2004-10-12 02:19:27 UTC
uw-imap has been completely dropped because it is terrible.  dovecot
and cyrus-imapd are two supported IMAP servers provided in FC2+.

This is not something we can easily fix in a correct way.

Comment 3 Warren Togami 2004-10-21 01:46:49 UTC
But I did so anyway.  config_local.php in a NEW install (not upgrade)
is now dovecot compatible by default.  This will be the case for FC3
and RHEL4.  Please test this.


Comment 4 Pete Deffendol 2004-10-22 17:10:36 UTC
Tested on Fedora Core 2 by removing existing RPM and installing
squirrelmail-1.4.3a-5.noarch.rpm.  Problem solved!

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