Cyrus setup

Etienne Goyer etienne.goyer at
Thu May 15 11:31:10 EDT 2003

On Wed, May 14, 2003 at 11:44:07PM -0500, Richard Houston wrote:
> root at orc /var/imap# cyradm -user cyrus localhost
> IMAP Password:
> Login failed: user not found at
> /usr/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.8.0/i586-linux/Cyrus/IMAP/ line 114
> cyradm: cannot authenticate to server with  as cyrus

You must specify a mechanism on the cyradm command line such as :

cyradm --user cyrus --auth DIGEST-MD5 localhost

Possible mechanism include DIGEST-MD5, CRAM-MD5, PLAIN, LOGIN, OTP, etc.

Etienne Goyer                    Linux Québec Technologies Inc.       etienne.goyer at

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