GURU advise seeked, 'permission denied' while creating mailbox

jokke heikkila jokke at
Tue Nov 11 08:36:15 EST 2003

Lainaus Reko Turja <reko.turja at>:

> Couple of things came in my mind:
> Do you have file and directory permissions set so that they are
> writable by the user cyrus?

Yep, the directory structure is created with mkimap while logged in as user
cyrus and looking thru the dirs shows that all are owned by cyrus:mail and
permissions set to 755

> Is user cyrus set up in the cyrus config as the one with
> administrative privileges?

yes it is.

> -Reko

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