[tpop3d-discuss] Virtual domains using passwd files
chris at ex-parrot.com
Sat, 8 Jun 2002 18:57:40 +0100
On Sat, Jun 08, 2002 at 07:30:27PM +0200, Angel Marin wrote:
> I added a couple things in the configuration file, so everything is
> "auth-virtual-mail-user:" system user that can access the mailboxes
> * auth-virtual-mail-user: mail
> "auth-virtual-mail-group:" system group that can access the mailboxes
> * auth-virtual-mail-group: mail
These are fixed-- this might be a problem if different
domains are configured to use different unix users, though
I suppose it's always possible to fix that with group
> "auth-virtual-passwd-file:" selects the location of the password file for
> the domains you can use the substitution string $(domain)
> * auth-virtual-passwd-file: /etc/domains/$(domain)/shadow
... but it must be in /etc/passwd format, not /etc/shadow
format, on machines where those are different. I guess
that's not many nowadays.
> To do:
> Modify configure & makefile
> Any suggestion ?
This all looks pretty plausible and I'm happy to include
it in tpop3d. I guess it's a bit leaner than implementing
it in perl....
I take it that you're happy for it to be included in the
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