doveadm-exec


SYNOPSIS
       doveadm [-Dv] exec binary [binary arguments]

DESCRIPTION
       This  command  allows  administrators and local users to simply execute
       commands from within libexec_dir.  So for example a  logged  in  system
       user  could  start a pre-authenticated imap session, using the command:
       doveadm exec imap.  An administrator would  use  the  command:  doveadm
       exec imap -u username.

OPTIONS
       Global doveadm(1) options:

       -D     Enables verbosity and debug messages.

       -v     Enables verbosity, including progress counter.

ARGUMENTS
       binary the name of an executable located in /usr/lib/dovecot.

       binary arguments
              options  and  arguments,  wich  will  be  passed  through to the
              binary.

EXAMPLE
       This example demonstrates how to deliver a message from  a  file  to  a
       user's mailbox.

       doveadm exec dovecot-lda -d user@example.net \
       -f admin@example.net < ~/stuff/welcome.msg

REPORTING BUGS
       Report  bugs, including doveconf -n output, to the Dovecot Mailing List
       <dovecot@dovecot.org>.  Information about reporting bugs  is  available
       at: http://dovecot.org/bugreport.html

SEE ALSO
       doveadm(1), dovecot-lda(1)



Dovecot v2.2                      2013-08-05                   DOVEADM-EXEC(1)
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