GURU advise seeked, 'permission denied' while creating mailbox

Reko Turja reko.turja at
Tue Nov 11 08:26:13 EST 2003

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "jokke heikkila" <jokke at>
To: <info-cyrus at>
Sent: Tuesday, November 11, 2003 2:42 PM
Subject: GURU advise seeked, 'permission denied' while creating

> I keep hitting my head to the wall with this one. I've installed
> cyrus-postfix-mysql setup under debian box and everything else seems
to work as
> shoud except the mailbox creation. I keep getting 'permission
denied' whatever I
> try and now I'm out of ideas. Below are snippets of two ways I've
tried to
> create the mailboxes.

Couple of things came in my mind:
Do you have file and directory permissions set so that they are
writable by the user cyrus?
Is user cyrus set up in the cyrus config as the one with
administrative privileges?


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