[Vmail-discuss] Limiting Forwarders

Chris Lightfoot chris@ex-parrot.com
Thu, 30 Jan 2003 16:50:46 +0000

On Thu, Jan 30, 2003 at 05:45:17PM +0100, Manuel Giorgini wrote:
> [2003-01-30 17:43:32] Odhiambo Washington,
> OW> I believe that as it stands now, there is a way to limit the number of popboxes
> OW> assigned to a domain, but there IS NO WAY of limiting the number of forwarders!
> OW> I have a client who is using forwarders only and I realized I cannot limit the
> OW> number.
> I think I raised this issue a while ago, and all I got was a "Feel free to
> implement your own limitation algorithm" :-)

Yeah, that's pretty much it. The limitation on the number
of forwarders is just in the web interface-- MySQL doesn't
offer enough sophistication to do it in the database. It's
pretty much a case of copying the code for the popboxes
case, and adding another field to the domains table.

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