More detail needed in logs for pop

Rob Siemborski rjs3 at
Wed Dec 3 16:24:54 EST 2003

On Wed, 3 Dec 2003, Brian K. Becknell wrote:

> Good Morning...
>   before the upgrade to cyrus, I had very detailed log information about a
> pop session. I had login/logout, message id's that were pop'ed, message
> id's that were deleted... basically everything about the connection for
> a user was available.
>   I cannot figure out if that level of detail is available with cyrus.
> here is my syslog.conf
> local6.emerg;local6.alert;local6.crit;local6.err;local6.warning;local6.notice;;local6.debug
>  /var/adm/mail/imap
>  this only gives me
>     local6.debug: about to exec /usr/cyrus/bin/pop3d
>     local6.notice: login:   blah
>     local6.debug: accepted connection
>   There are times i need this level of detail to debug user problems.
>   Any ideas??

That level of detail won't be put out to syslog, but it would be available
via the telemetry log (create a directory in /var/imap/log for the user
you care about, and make it writable by cyrus).


Rob Siemborski * Andrew Systems Group * Cyert Hall 207 * 412-268-7456
Research Systems Programmer * /usr/contributed Gatekeeper

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