[RCU] X-header with authenticated username

Zhang Huangbin zhbmaillistonly at gmail.com
Mon Jul 7 19:02:15 CEST 2008

Helpdesk Crossnet Support wrote:
> Hi Roundcube!
> We have recently installed a roundcube server and testing it. There is a small feature that I miss. I would like to add an extra x-header to all e-mail sent from roundcube with the authenticated username. Something similar to what squirrelmail uses.
> For example: If I use a custom profile in roundcube and set the email address to something else. The message that is delivered does not include a header with the authenticated user.
> Squirrelmail have this info in the headers of the mail.
> Received: from (SquirrelMail authenticated user ruben at testing.se) by squirrelmail.crossnet.net with HTTP; Mon, 7 Jul 2008 17:01:17 +0200 (CEST)
> Would it be possible to somehow add the authenticated username in the x-headers?
> We tried to modify the User-Agent in main.inc.php but the header that came with the mail looked like this.
> User-Agent: RoundCube Webmail/0.2a User: %u
> As you can see, I don't want %u but ruben at testingroundcube.test<mailto:ruben at testingroundcube.test> instead. It should not be hard to get it to work or to add an extra X-header.
> The reason I want this is so that no one can fake emails and to make it easier to track abusive users.
> Can someone please tell me how to get this to work?
> Best Regards
> Ruben
> Crossnet Technical Solutions
Maybe you need to modify roundcubemail. But,
Does 'smtpd_sasl_authenticated_header=yes' in Postfix fit your need?


Best Regards.

Zhang Huangbin

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