On Wednesday 08 September 2004 12:42 pm, Ken Jones wrote:
> Here is something we built into vpopmail for sites like yours.
> Use mysql on the email server. Have the billing system
> insert an entry in the vpopmail table, leaving the directory
> field blank. vpopmail will automatically create the users
> directory and update the database when any program
> tries to deliver mail to the user, or authenticate as the user.
> If the mysql connection fails, write the user information to
> a flat file. Then have a cron job check for updates to the
> file and send them over to the mysql server when it becomes
That's neat. In which version was this feature added?
Jesse Guardiani, Systems Administrator
WingNET Internet Services,
P.O. Box 2605 // Cleveland, TN 37320-2605
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