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Old 05-31-2006, 04:05 AM   #1
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I'm trying to setup a mailserver using qmail + vpopmail using openldap as backend.
I have compiled qmail 1.03 with ldap patch , vpopmail 5.4.13 with ldap suport , and OpenLDAP 2.2.24 .

What I want is to add a mail account in LDAP and when I send an email to this account , vpopmail shoul create automatically the Maildir.
Instead I got this error :
May 31 11:43:14 mirceah qmail: 1149064994.041020 delivery 1: deferral: Unable_to_switch_to_/home/vpopmail/domains/

user entry in ldap :

dn: uid=test,,ou=mail,dc=domain,dc=com
uid: test
userPassword:: e01ENX0kMSQzdlRONWpmTSRrbGdoMWNnakJWbzNnMzNGT0NIaEcv
qmaildomain: test
mailMessageStore: /home/vpopmail/domains/
objectClass: qmailUser

Another issue is that when a mail arrives qmail is using the filter to search the account instead of


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