LinuxQuestions.org
Download your favorite Linux distribution at LQ ISO.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Password
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 06-24-2004, 04:51 AM   #1
abapdr
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: May 2004
Posts: 10

Rep: Reputation: 0
Question Postfix-MySQL-Courier IMAP - Permission denied


Hi,

I'm trying to setup my e-mail server with the following components: Postfix + MySQL + Courier IMAP.
I'll be managing virtual accounts and I use MySQL for authentication. When I try to connect to my mailbox (Maildir) using IMAP I get the following error in the client:
IMAP : Server closed connection

In the syslog this is what I see:
Code:
imapd: Connection, ip=[::ffff:xx.xx.xx.xx]
imapd: /usr/local/courier/bin/imapd: Permission denied

The userid/pw combination is good, becuase if I try it with an invalid combination I get a different error. What kind of permission is denied? Access to imapd? Access to the virtual mailboxes? I'm running /etc/rc.d/init.d/imapd as root, and the ownership of the virtual domain directory (/var/spool/postfix/virtual/example.com) is postfix.postdrop with chmod 700.

Any help would be much appreciated!
Thank you!
abapdr

Last edited by abapdr; 06-24-2004 at 10:45 AM.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Postfix + mysql + courier-imap + virual domains problem. jml75 Debian 2 08-12-2005 05:52 PM
Postfix + MySQL + Courier-Imap - can not find the maildir chakkerz Linux - Software 1 01-24-2005 10:32 PM
postfix + courier-imap + mysql tej Linux - Networking 3 09-01-2004 03:43 AM
Using Perdition 1.13-2 with Postfix/LDAP/Courier IMAP topcat Linux - General 1 07-05-2004 03:44 AM
Postfix+Courier-IMAP Login Problems kasb Linux - Software 1 11-02-2003 08:15 AM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:59 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration