Vacation Not Working...
Adam Tauno Williams
awilliam at whitemice.org
Tue May 10 07:28:38 EDT 2011
On Mon, 2011-05-09 at 20:03 -0600, Nathanael D. Noblet wrote:
> I have a mail server that we use cyrus-imap for. It works well
> enough. Stock package for RHEL 5 (cyrus-imapd-2.3.7-7.el5_4.3). Likely
> somewhat old.
But it certainly worked at that version.
> In anycase we've used sieve for server side filtering and
> it has worked well for years. We have a couple users however that would
> like to use the 'Vacation'/'Auto responding' features. The add the rule,
> however no auto response is ever attempted. There are no errors in the
> log, nada.
What SIEVE client are you using to generate the vacation script? In
several clients you have to include *target* addresses that when a
message is received should generate a response [this is the vacation
user's addresses]. Users very commonly neglect that value.
> I spent a few hours trying to get something but never did. Can anyone
> suggest what I should be doing to see why it isn't working? Any gotcha's
> or other pointers? [Internet Search] has turned up many people with similar
> problems, but no answers.
Probably the lovely people who ask questions but can never be bothered
to post their solutions.
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