Go Back   HowtoForge Forums | HowtoForge - Linux Howtos and Tutorials > ISPConfig 3 > Feature Requests

Do you like HowtoForge? Please consider supporting us by becoming a subscriber.
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 19th July 2011, 11:44
ras ras is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Posts: 7
Thanks: 2
Thanked 2 Times in 1 Post
Arrow IMAPauth for Email aliases?

We are running ISPconfig3 and would like to connect several services against IMAP accounts (which is easier to set up than LDAP). E.g. GroupOffice is able to authenticate against IMAP (and creates GroupOffice users, if they do not exist yet).

However, most of our users only have an Email alias, which does not create an IMAP user in ISPconfig3, right? Users with a full Email account can configure that copies are sent, but they usually do not connect (and empty) their Email boxes.

Can we have either
1. Email Mailboxes with a forward option
2. Email Aliases with creating an IMAP user

--ras
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
  #2  
Old 19th July 2011, 12:13
till till is offline
Super Moderator
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Lüneburg, Germany
Posts: 37,036
Thanks: 841
Thanked 5,656 Times in 4,464 Posts
Default

1) You can do that already by inserting a redirect rule in the custom rules field of the mailbox.
2) Very unlikely that this will happem as this would mean a full rewrite of the email module as users are mailboxes in ispconfig.
__________________
Till Brehm
--
Get ISPConfig support and the ISPConfig 3 manual from ispconfig.org.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 19th July 2011, 16:33
ras ras is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Posts: 7
Thanks: 2
Thanked 2 Times in 1 Post
 
Red face redirect rule?

Thanks for the hint.

This one-line script works fine in the custom rules field:
Code:
redirect "name@company.tld";
However, it seems that neither reseller nor client can add such a custom field.

FEATURE REQUEST: allow user to toggle between "send copy" (which is already available as an option), "redirect" and "do not forward" to the optional e-mail address field.

I also tried to simply reduce the quota AND copy mail to second destination, but in case of quota exceeded the copy is also not being sent :-(
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Tags
email, email forward

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Postfix: aliases error ciprianmk Server Operation 4 6th January 2011 10:25
email domain aliases Wojtek1 General 2 15th October 2010 21:35
Aliases not added from ISPConfig gregi Installation/Configuration 14 30th December 2007 00:31
Is it possible to have mail aliases (forwarders) MvincM Installation/Configuration 3 27th November 2006 15:07
Managing aliases in /mailuser/ heri Tips/Tricks/Mods 0 27th June 2006 12:38


All times are GMT +2. The time now is 08:38.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.