Latest LQ Deal: Complete CCNA, CCNP & Red Hat Certification Training Bundle
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.


  Search this Thread
Old 04-16-2003, 07:15 PM   #1
Registered: Aug 2001
Location: New Hampshire, USA
Distribution: Ubuntu 6.06 LTS
Posts: 204

Rep: Reputation: 31
imap folders show my whole /home/user directory

I just set up UW IMAP and it runs fine. The problem I have is that when I download IMAP folders it shows the complete contents of my user directory, /home/user . I obviously want to only have mail-related files/folders show up. Any ideas how I can do that?
Old 04-16-2003, 07:41 PM   #2
Senior Member
Registered: May 2001
Location: Left Coast - Canada
Distribution: s l a c k w a r e
Posts: 2,731

Rep: Reputation: 45
Have a look at the FAQ over at the UW IMAP site.
Old 04-16-2003, 07:44 PM   #3
Registered: Aug 2001
Location: New Hampshire, USA
Distribution: Ubuntu 6.06 LTS
Posts: 204

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 31
Thanks...I did look at that, but still don't know how to fix it...


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Limit a user to their home directory redgore Linux - General 2 08-04-2009 11:45 AM
IMAP serves entire user directory fitzage Linux - Networking 0 07-11-2003 11:45 AM
UW IMAP problem downloading IMAP folders nuzzy Linux - Software 1 04-17-2003 05:25 AM
How is your /home/user directory organized cyris Linux - General 4 04-09-2002 06:31 PM
Restricting user home directory ? chuck77 Linux - General 3 11-27-2001 07:44 AM > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:17 PM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration