This documentation is for Dovecot v2.x, see wiki1 for v1.x documentation.
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= Authentication Databases =

These databases can be used as both [[PasswordDatabase|password databases]] and [[UserDatabase|user databases]]:

 * [[AuthDatabase/Passwd|Passwd]]: System users (NSS, `/etc/passwd`, or similiar)
 * [[AuthDatabase/PasswdFile|Passwd-file]]: `/etc/passwd`-like file in specified location
 * [[AuthDatabase/LDAP|LDAP]]: Lightweight Directory Access Protocol
 * [[AuthDatabase/SQL|SQL]]: SQL database (PostgreSQL, MySQL, SQLite)
 * [[AuthDatabase/Dict|Dict]]: Dict key-value database (Redis, memcached, etc.)
 * [[AuthDatabase/VPopMail|VPopMail]]: External software used to handle virtual domains
 * [[AuthDatabase/Lua|Lua]]: Lua script for authentication (v2.3.0+)
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