[Kolab-devel] autocreate functionalities in cyrus

Jeroen van Meeuwen (Kolab Systems) vanmeeuwen at kolabsys.com
Wed Sep 29 10:12:49 CEST 2010

Alain Abbas wrote:
> Le 21 sept. 2010 à 01:47, "Jeroen van Meeuwen (Kolab Systems)" 
<vanmeeuwen at kolabsys.com> a écrit :
> > Thomas Arendsen Hein wrote:
> >> I'm not sure, but even if it is, I do not think it can create
> >> folders with the correct annotations. But maybe you can extend
> >> kolabd to do what you want, it already creates the Calendar folder
> >> for resources and group accounts.
> > 
> > No, the autocreate/autosieve patches are not in kolab-cyrus-imapd as
> > released through OpenPKG by kolab.org, nor the packages from Debian.
> > 
> > They are, however, since the dawn of ages, in the RPM packages for
> > various distributions.
> > 
> > With cyrus-imapd >= 2.3.16 and the default_mailbox_options, default
> > annotations and things like condstore can be set for mailboxes that are
> > newly created. With autocreatefolders and autosubscribefolders (settings
> > created with the autocreate/autosieve patches), a new mailbox can also
> > be automatically "filled" with the right folders.
> > 
> > Kind regards,
> are there some documention about that ?

There's some documentation with the party that patched Cyrus in the beginning 
(I can't get to the URL right now I'm on a train between Yverdon-les-Bains and 
Basel), and there's some use-cases documented in random locations on the 

Then, also, of course, the settings available are documented in all the 
appropriate man-pages.

Kind regards,

Jeroen van Meeuwen
Senior Engineer, Kolab Systems AG

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