Can't SELECT mailbox as admin on frontend (Murder)

Ken Murchison ken at
Wed Dec 17 15:00:29 EST 2003

Etienne Goyer wrote:

> Hi,
> I can't SELECT mailbox on a frontend in a Murder when logged in as an
> admin account.  Example :
> * OK frontend1 Cyrus IMAP4 Murder v2.1.15 server ready
> . login admin *******
> . OK User logged in
> . select user/test123
> . NO Mailbox does not exist
> . logout
> * BYE LOGOUT received
> . OK Completed
> Obviously, I have check user/test123 exist.  Actually, when I connect
> directly to the backend where it reside, I can SELECT it no problem.
> Also, as user test123, I can't SELECT user/test123 ("NO Mailbox does not
> exist" too), but I succeed when I SELECT INBOX.
> Could this be related to altnamespace ?  If not, what else could cause
> this problem ?

I *believe* that these issues have been resolved in 2.2.  If you can 
grab a protocol dump of what is being sent to the backend, it might shed 
some light.  My guess is that the mailbox name is being sent in the 
internal format, rather than the external one.

Kenneth Murchison     Oceana Matrix Ltd.
Software Engineer     21 Princeton Place
716-662-8973 x26      Orchard Park, NY 14127
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