[Samba] Postfix and Samba best practice
kbailey at freewayprojects.com
Mon Mar 16 13:56:44 GMT 2009
>> Or should I try to share out a different directory via Samba. I.e.
>> Leave the mail in /home/username/.Maildir and get Samba to share out
>> /home/username/samba for example?
> You can also continue your current setup and just use Samba's veto files
> directive in the home directory share to hide whatever directory
> contains the user's mail
> veto files = /.Maildir/
Brilliant - thanks!
I did have that at the back of my mind - but thought of blocking
directories by name might cause a problem if a user decides to create a
directory called Maildir - but of course - your solution only stops the
viewing of that one particular directory.
This means that all data is in the /home partition which can be set as a
large one - permissions are fine - and courier-imap works without any
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