Creating cyrus users and mail domains with Horde/IMP

Patrick Morris pmorris at
Wed Aug 13 23:32:42 EDT 2003

This is all documented pretty well in the Horde docs, and there's an 
example in the config that works practically out of the box.

The short answer: You need nothing in folders (as long as you define 
namespace, or vice versa) and you don't define a realm. Don't sweat them.

Norris Ward wrote:

>Hi all,
>            I have successfully installed Cyrus for RedHat 7.3 via the rpms.
>I am able to connect and create a user using the cm <username> function.
>How do I add the realm name for use with horde or, is this not necessary.
>Below is my servers.php conf section for horde/imp:
>$servers['cyrus'] = array(
>    'name' => 'Cyrus IMAP Server',
>    'server' => 'localhost,
>    'protocol' => 'imap/notls',
>    'port' => 143,
>    'folders' => 'WHAT DO I PUT HERE?',
>    'namespace' => 'INBOX.',
>    'maildomain' => ‘MY DOMAIN NAME?’,
>    'realm' => ‘WHAT IS MY REALM?',
>    'preferred' => 'true'

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