Re: Case sensitve user/mailbox names

From: Patrick Welche (no email)
Date: Wed Feb 05 2003 - 11:42:40 EST


On Tue, Feb 04, 2003 at 10:35:46AM -0700, Kevin P. Fleming wrote:
> Kerstin Espey wrote:
> >
> >As long as you don't use the option "caseful_local_part" in the exim
> >router, exim will send all mails to the lowercase mailbox.
> >
> >Regards,
> >Kerstin
> >
>
> Exim 4.x does not act this way, but Exim 3.x did. If you don't make specific
>
> provisions to supply Cyrus a lowercase local part using Exim 4.x, the
> messages won't get delivered.

I couldn't believe that and just tried it:

    Subject: testing case
       From: "Patrick Welche" <>
       Date: Wed, February 5, 2003 4:38 pm
         To:
   Priority: Normal

   
                                 upErCaSe?

% exim -bV
Exim version 4.12 #4 built 30-Jan-2003 16:41:01
Copyright (c) University of Cambridge 2002

So I think Kerstin is right...

Cheers,

Patrick








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