Cyrus and pop3

Simon Matter simon.matter at
Tue Aug 12 15:02:03 EDT 2003

> Sorry, I'm not sure if this mail was submitted correctly. So it could be
> two
> times in the list...
> Hi everybody!
> I have a problem with pop3 checking. Some mailboxes are not working with
> pop3 after some time.
> When I delete one broken mailbox and then recreate it, I may login only
> one
> time by using pop3. Then it is broken again.

What do you get in the logs? I remember a similar problem where running
reconstruct on the mailbox fixed it.


> Here is what I get when using telnet:
> myhost:~ # telnet localhost 110
> Trying ::1...
> Trying
> Connected to localhost.
> Escape character is '^]'.
> +OK myhost Cyrus POP3 v2.0.16 server ready
> user asdasdasd
> +OK Name is a valid mailbox
> pass xyz
> Connection closed by foreign host.
> Most mailboxes work correctly with pop3, only some don't. But all are
> accessible through IMAP protocol!
> Any ideas?

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