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Old 14th March 2007, 12:22
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Default Postfix & MailDir

I've read most of the howtos about installing Postfix, and Postfix w/ MailDir, but I cannot get it to work.

It seems as simple as
home_mailbox = Maildir/

But Postfix is still delivering mail into mbox format.
Some of the howtos discuss creating the cur/new & tmp folders used in MailDir delivery manually.
Is this what is required to get it to work?
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Old 15th March 2007, 08:48
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Is this what is required to get it to work?
No, postfix creates the Maildir when the first email arrives. Please post the content of your main.cf file, comments stripped.
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Old 16th March 2007, 18:08
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Thanks for the reply.
Here is the postfix config. I'm guessing something is conflicting somewhere.

smtpd_banner = $myhostname ESMTP $mail_name
biff = no
append_dot_mydomain = no
delay_warning_time = 4h
myhostname = ----
alias_maps = hash:/etc/aliases
mydestination =
relayhost =
mynetworks = 127.0.0.0/8
mynetworks_style = host
mailbox_size_limit = 0
recipient_delimiter = +
inet_interfaces = all
unknown_local_recipient_reject_code = 450
maximal_queue_lifetime = 7d
minimal_backoff_time = 1000s
maximal_backoff_time = 8000s
smtp_helo_timeout = 60s
smtpd_recipient_limit = 16
smtpd_soft_error_limit = 3
smtpd_hard_error_limit = 12

smtpd_helo_restrictions = permit_mynetworks, warn_if_reject reject_non_fqdn_hostname, reject_invalid_hostname, permit

smtpd_sender_restrictions = permit_mynetworks, warn_if_reject reject_non_fqdn_sender, reject_unknown_sender_domain, reject_unauth_pipelining, permit

smtpd_client_restrictions =
reject_rbl_client sbl.spamhaus.org,
reject_rbl_client blackholes.easynet.nl,
reject_rbl_client dnsbl.njabl.org

smtpd_recipient_restrictions =
reject_unauth_pipelining,
permit_mynetworks,
permit_sasl_authenticated,
reject_non_fqdn_recipient,
reject_non_fqdn_hostname,
reject_non_fqdn_sender,
reject_unauth_pipelining,
reject_invalid_hostname,
reject_unknown_recipient_domain,
reject_unauth_destination,
reject_rbl_client opm.blitzed.org,
reject_rbl_client list.dsbl.org,
reject_rbl_client bl.spamcop.net,
reject_rbl_client sbl-xbl.spamhaus.org
permit

smtpd_sasl_auth_enable = yes
smtpd_sasl_authenticated_header = yes
broken_sasl_auth_clients = yes
smtpd_sasl_type = dovecot
smtpd_sasl_path = private/auth

smtpd_helo_required = yes
smtpd_delay_reject = yes
disable_vrfy_command = yes

virtual_alias_maps = proxy:mysql:/etc/postfix/mysql_virtual_alias_maps.cf
virtual_gid_maps = static:1001
virtual_mailbox_base = /usr/local/virtual
virtual_mailbox_domains = proxy:mysql:/etc/postfix/mysql_virtual_domains_maps.cf
virtual_mailbox_limit = 51200000
virtual_mailbox_maps = proxy:mysql:/etc/postfix/mysql_virtual_mailbox_maps.cf
virtual_minimum_uid = 1001
virtual_transport = virtual
virtual_uid_maps = static:1001
# Additional for quota support
virtual_create_maildirsize = yes
virtual_mailbox_extended = yes
virtual_mailbox_limit_override = yes
virtual_maildir_limit_message = Sorry, the user's maildir has overdrawn his diskspace quota, please try again later.
virtual_overquota_bounce = yes

proxy_read_maps = $local_recipient_maps $mydestination $virtual_alias_maps
$virtual_alias_domains $virtual_mailbox_maps $virtual_mailbox_domains
$relay_recipient_maps $relay_domains $canonical_maps $sender_canonical_maps
$recipient_canonical_maps $relocated_maps $transport_maps $mynetworks
$virtual_mailbox_limit_maps


readme_directory = no
sample_directory = /etc/postfix
sendmail_path = /usr/sbin/sendmail
html_directory = no
setgid_group = postdrop
command_directory = /usr/sbin
manpage_directory = /usr/local/man
daemon_directory = /usr/libexec/postfix
newaliases_path = /usr/bin/newaliases
mailq_path = /usr/bin/mailq
queue_directory = /var/spool/postfix
mail_owner = postfix
home_mailbox = Maildir/
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But Postfix is still delivering mail into mbox format.
Does this happen for system users, for virtual users, or for both?
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