This documentation is for Dovecot v1.x, see wiki2 for v2.x documentation.
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= MoinMoin Wiki = = Welcome to the Dovecot Wiki =
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A WikiWikiWeb is a collaborative hypertext environment, with an emphasis on easy access to and modification of information. This wiki can also link to InterWiki space. For the '''[http://dovecot.org/ Dovecot Homepage, click here]'''
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MoinMoin is a Python Wiki:WikiClone, based on Wiki:PikiPiki. The name is a common German slang expression explained on the MoinMoin page. If you run a Wiki using MoinMoin, please add it to the MoinMoin:MoinMoinWikis page. Contributed code is on the MoinMoin:MacroMarket, MoinMoin:ActionMarket and MoinMoin:ParserMarket pages. For more details and further topics, see the MoinMoin page. = Dovecot Wiki Contents =
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[[TableOfContents]]
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You can edit any page by pressing the link at the bottom of the page. Capitalized words joined together form a WikiName, which hyperlinks to another page. The highlighted title searches for all pages that link to the current page. Pages which do not yet exist are linked with a question mark: just follow the link and you can add a definition. = Overview =
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To get an overview over this site and what it contains, see the SiteNavigation page.  * [wiki:DovecotFeatures Dovecot Features]
 * [wiki:Testimonials Testimonials]
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To learn more about what a WikiWikiWeb is, read about MoinMoin:WhyWikiWorks and the MoinMoin:WikiNature. Also, consult the MoinMoin:WikiWikiWebFaq. = Installing =
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Interesting starting points:
  * RecentChanges: see where people are currently working
  * HelpForBeginners: to get you going
  * WikiSandBox: feel free to change this page and experiment with editing
  * FindPage: search or browse the database in various ways
 * '''Installing binaries'''
  * [wiki:CompilingSource Compiling Dovecot from sources]
  * [wiki:PrebuiltBinaries Installing prebuilt binaries]

 * '''Configuration Files'''
  * [wiki:MainConfig Main Config File]

 * [wiki:QuickConfiguration Quick configuration]
 * [wiki:BasicInstall Basic Installation]
 * [wiki:Authentication Understanding user authentication]
  * [wiki:UserIds System user IDs used by Dovecot]
  * [wiki:VirtualUsers Virtual user configuration]
  * [wiki:Authentication/RestrictAccess Restricting users' access]
  * [wiki:MultipleAuth Multiple authentication databases]
  * [wiki:MasterPassword Master password]
  * [wiki:Sasl SASL explained]
  * [wiki:CRAM-MD5 CRAM-MD5 authentication HOWTO]
  * [wiki:PasswordDatabase/ExtraFields Special authentication features]
   * IMAP login referrals
   * IMAP and POP3 proxying
 * [wiki:MailLocation Mail location]
  * [wiki:Namespaces Namespaces]
  * [wiki:SharedFolders Shared Folders]
 * [wiki:Plugins Plugins]
  * [wiki:Quota Quota]
  * [wiki:ACL ACLs]
 * [wiki:NFS NFS]
 * [wiki:Rootless Rootless installation]
 * [wiki:PopBSMTPAndDovecot POP-before-SMTP]

= Scenarios =

 * [wiki:VirtualUsers Overview of virtual user setup]
 * [wiki:DovecotOpenLdap Virtual user support with OpenLDAP]
   * [wiki:DoveLdapCheatSheet Cheat sheet]
 * [http://wanderingbarque.com/mailserver.html Virtual user support with Postfix, OpenLDAP and Jamm]
 * [wiki:DovecotPostgresql Virtual user support with PostgreSQL and Postfix]
 * [wiki:VirtualhostingWithExim Virtual user support with Exim]
 * [wiki:DebianStable Default Debian stable setup with Exim, modified to use Maildir]
 * [http://postfix.pentachron.net/ Virtual user support with MySQL, Postfix and CCC]
 * [wiki:PopRelay Pop Relay Compatibility]
 * [wiki:ImapProxy IMAP and POP3 session proxying]
 * [wiki:LDA Dovecot LDA]
 * [wiki:ChainedSSLCertificates Chained SSL certificates]

= Migration =

 * [wiki:Migration Migration to Dovecot from existing POP / IMAP server]
 * [wiki:MissingMailboxes My mailboxes are lost after migrating to Dovecot!]
 * [wiki:UpgradingDovecot Upgrading from Dovecot 0.99.x to 1.0]

= Troubleshooting =

 * QuestionsAndAnswers
 * [wiki:InternalErrors Internal error messages]
 * [wiki:VarMailDotLock /var/mail/user.lock issues]
 * MboxProblems
 * MysqlProblems
 * RecentProblems
 * DebuggingAuthentication
 * [wiki:Debugging/ProcessTracing Process tracing]

= Odds and Ends =

 * [wiki:Iptables Listening on Additional Ports] using IP Tables
 * DovecotServerInstallations
 * OrphanedPages (that are not linked to by other pages)

= Reference =

 * [wiki:MailboxFormat Mailbox formats]
 * [wiki:Design Dovecot design]
 * ["mutt"]
 * CommandLine Arguments

= Features / Status =
 * CoreFeatures
## * KnownBugs

Welcome to the Dovecot Wiki

For the [http://dovecot.org/ Dovecot Homepage, click here]

Dovecot Wiki Contents

TableOfContents


Overview

Installing

  • Installing binaries

  • Configuration Files

  • [wiki:QuickConfiguration Quick configuration]

  • [wiki:BasicInstall Basic Installation]

  • [wiki:Authentication Understanding user authentication]
    • [wiki:UserIds System user IDs used by Dovecot]

    • [wiki:VirtualUsers Virtual user configuration]

    • [wiki:Authentication/RestrictAccess Restricting users' access]
    • [wiki:MultipleAuth Multiple authentication databases]

    • [wiki:MasterPassword Master password]

    • [wiki:Sasl SASL explained]
    • [wiki:CRAM-MD5 CRAM-MD5 authentication HOWTO]
    • [wiki:PasswordDatabase/ExtraFields Special authentication features]

      • IMAP login referrals
      • IMAP and POP3 proxying
  • [wiki:MailLocation Mail location]

    • [wiki:Namespaces Namespaces]
    • [wiki:SharedFolders Shared Folders]

  • [wiki:Plugins Plugins]
    • [wiki:Quota Quota]
    • [wiki:ACL ACLs]
  • [wiki:NFS NFS]
  • [wiki:Rootless Rootless installation]
  • [wiki:PopBSMTPAndDovecot POP-before-SMTP]

Scenarios

Migration

  • [wiki:Migration Migration to Dovecot from existing POP / IMAP server]
  • [wiki:MissingMailboxes My mailboxes are lost after migrating to Dovecot!]

  • [wiki:UpgradingDovecot Upgrading from Dovecot 0.99.x to 1.0]

Troubleshooting

Odds and Ends

Reference

Features / Status

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