imtest -u <user> not what I think it is?

Andrew Morgan morgan at
Wed Jul 22 15:40:14 EDT 2009

On Wed, 22 Jul 2009, Jeff Blaine wrote:

> Why is 'cyrus' not being used as the user below?
> bin:imap> ./imtest -u cyrus -v -m login
> WARNING: no hostname supplied, assuming localhost

Try this:

   imtest -u cyrus -a cyrus localhost

-u specifies the authorization identity

-a specifies the authentication identity

You shouldn't have to the specify the mechanism with -m.


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