ctl_cyrusdb error messages
robers at c-bs.de
Thu Jun 19 06:18:46 EDT 2003
petri.maenpaa at satakunnanpuhelin.fi wrote:
> Earlier today Thomas Robers asked about messages as below. I just
> joined the list, so I could not reply. But I've found one possible
> This happens if you start master process (as root) in a directory which
> cyrus user cannot access due to the directory permissions. E.g.:
> # id
> uid=0(root) gid=1(other)
> # pwd
> # ls -ald .
> drwxr-x--- 2 root other 512 Jun 18 09:01 .
> # /opt/cyrus-imapd-2.1.13/bin/master -d
> # ps -ef|grep master
> cyrus 2059 1 0 12:26:55 ? 0:01 /opt/cyrus-imapd-2.1.13/bin/master -d
> # pwdx 2059
> 2059: /var/log/mail
> (pwdx is probably Solaris specific, but it shows process work dir).
> Now if I change permissions on the directory to 0755, error messages
> go away.
> Maybe this happens because my cyrus user does not have home directory at
the error messages have gone away, after I did a 'cd' into cyrus home
directory before starting the master.
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