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I followed a guide for postfix (with postfix-mysql) and it works finally now, I had set up the user vmail to accept input but there is a bit of a problem, all my mail goes into this folder:


instead of


As you can see the incorrect subfolder is '' and 'root' .. which means I probable messed something up along the line, can you think of any silly configurations that would do that? I wasn't sure postfix was allowed to make subfolders like that! Any any anything will be helpful to me.

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Downvote was helpful, thank you! – Dan Mennin Dec 11 '10 at 14:34
Down-vote was incorrect; the question looks good to me. Although I don't know the answer. Back to zero – Fergus Dec 11 '10 at 22:00
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Postfix gets the path of the mailbox from a mysql query. You should check the fields returned to posfix by that query

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Thank you a lot, I know the root of the problem now and can fix it. I had tried for days :) – Dan Mennin Dec 12 '10 at 0:36

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