Newbie sieve problem w/sieveshell

Joakim Ryden jryden at
Tue Aug 10 13:47:53 EDT 2004

On Tuesday 10 August 2004 10:41 am, Rob Tanner wrote:
> --On Tuesday, August 10, 2004 10:23:16 AM -0700 Joakim Ryden
> <jryden at> wrote:
> > What do your logs say when you try it?
> >
> > --Jo
> Duh!  I didn't even think to check there.  Here are two examples, the
> sieveshell that fails followed by a smartsieve login that worked.  In
> bothe cases I logged in (or tried to login in) as the same user.  The
> one difference I note is that the failed login does not list the user
> name while the successful login does.  Is that significant?

Try this and see if it makes a difference:

# sieveshell --authname=rtanner localhost

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