Norman Zhang nzhang at
Thu Aug 7 17:59:52 EDT 2003

Luca Olivetti wrote:
> Norman Zhang wrote:
>>> Aug  6 13:42:11 mail cyrus-master[1987]: unable to bind socket for
>>> service lmtpunix: Address already in use
>>> Aug  6 13:42:11 mail cyrus-master[1987]: unable to create lmtpunix
>>> listener socket: Address already in use
>> My cyrus.conf only has one lmtpunix. After editing cyrus.conf, I did
>> /etc/rc.d/init.d/cyrus-imapd restart. Is that enough? Am I missing
>> something?
> Yes, that should be enough. In fact I'm using the same configuration
> (and the same rpm).
> Stop cyrus (service cyrus-imapd stop) and see with fuser who is using
> /var/spool/postfix/cyrus_socket/lmtp.

Sorry I only have /var/spool/postfix/cyrus_socket/ but not
/var/spool/postfix/cyrus_socket/lmtp. Do I need to create that with touch?
Or is it created by cyrus-imapd automatically?

> Check also that all directories leading to
> /var/spool/postfix/cyrus_socket are accessible by cyrus (but I think

cyrus user can access /var/spool/postfix/cyrus_socket no problem. BTW, is
cyradm compiled with cyrus-imapd or I need to download it from Thank you for your patience.


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