Trouble with LMTP
chris at hostorlando.tv
Wed May 21 16:02:50 EDT 2003
Tim Kettler wrote:
> Hello all,
> I've installed and configured a Postfix + Cyrus-IMAP combo. The only
> thing left is the hand over of mails from Postfix to the Cyrus LMTP.
> When testing manually with 'deliver' all works well. But when Postfix
> tries to forward an incoming message I get the following error:
> May 21 18:50:23 preston postfix/lmtp: DA6B010243:
> to=<test at example.com>, relay=none, delay=3518, status=deferred (connect
> to /var/lib/imap/socket/lmtp[/var/lib/imap/socket/lmtp]: Permission
> For me, it look like the user that Postfix runs under has not the
> appropriate rights to connect to the LMTP Unix-DomainSocket. A ll for
> the socket gives this:
> $ll lmtp
> srwxrwxrwx 1 root root 0 May 21 16:02 lmtp
> So everyone should have sufficient access rights to access the socket.
Mine looks like the following:
srwxrwxrwx 1 root mail 0 May 3 10:03 lmtp
and both the cyrus and postfix users are in the mail group in /etc/group:
Hope this helps.
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