This documentation is for Dovecot v2.x, see wiki1 for v1.x documentation.

I wanted to use Dovecot to deal with mailboxes of non-unix users.

Assumptions: * All virtual users/mailboxes are in /home/dovecot/users * Password file for these users is /home/dovecot/passwd (looks just like a htpasswd file)

1. Making dovecot use these mailboxes:

By the way, I did not bother making another set of configs to deal with non-virtual users - I use perdition for that in my migration scenario.

2. Making exim deliver to those virtual users:

Be carefull how you do this - test it with 'exim -bt <address>' for a few different options