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IMAP mail files

Short version: Don't change this.

You only have to go through the rest of this page if, for some reason, you don't want to keep your mail files in the default location on the mail server. I don't recommend that you do this, but here's how if you're determined.


The IMAP server program used on the Nevis mail server is dovecot. This program stores your mail as standard text files, one file per "mail folder" as seen by your mail reader; nested folders correspond to nested Linux directories.

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