need help with noselect

Joao Pedras jpedras at
Fri Jan 30 19:30:32 EST 2004


the way I fixed the problem is the way I described below, for future record.

Cyrus rocks!


Joao Pedras wrote:

> Ken Murchison wrote:
>> Are the submailboxes missing too?
> They are not missing. They exist with their cyrus.* files. It is just 
> the top one which contains nothing (except
> for the sub-dirs of the other mailboxes).
> I have been trying to repeat what the user might have done in another 
> server but when I delete the top-level
> mailbox everything is removed (including sub-mailboxes).
> I have tried the following:
> - create a new mailbox
> - copy the directories of the other sub-folders from the "damaged"  
> main box
> - get rid of the cyrus.* in the sub-folders
> - running 'reconstruct -r -f general'
> - voila... everything is back! The permissions of the top-level 
> mailbox are inherited  by the others, btw.
> 1) Does this sound like a good route or the "corrupted" mailbox still 
> has hope?
> 2) I guess from now on I should make sure the top-level mailbox 
> doesn't have a 'lrswipcd' acl, correct?
> Althought it is ok with sub-mailboxes, or not?
> I granted the user permissions for a few hours fo her to create some 
> sub-mailboxes... :(
> Thanks Ken!!!

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