Cool, thank you!  I'll write that into my perl script then. ;)

Mike
On Wednesday 12 April 2006 15:06, Rick Macdougall wrote:
> Mike Gomez wrote:
> > Hi there,
> >
> > I've got a silly question, but I can't seem to find an answer.  How do
> > you change a user's email address from the command line in vpopmail?  I'm
> > writing a couple simple perl scripts that are calling things like
> > vadduser and vdeluser for adding/removing users via our Platypus billing
> > system, and the snag I'm running into is changing an address.  I know I
> > can use vpasswd to change a user's password, but is there a way to change
> > their email address without destroying the account and recreating it?  If
> > I'm missing something obvious, please feel free to berate me. :)
>
> Hi,
>
> No such thing.
>
> One option is
>
> 1) vadd new user
> 2) copy old user mail to new user mail
> 3) vdel old user
>
> Gotcha's include .qmail-username and .qmail files that call maildrop.
>
> Regards,
>
> Rick

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