cyradm and unknown mode error when starting up

Shawn Sivy ssivy at
Fri Jun 4 15:33:21 EDT 2004


Seems to have been some terminal setting/termcap issue.  I logged all 
the way out, closed the SSH client and when all the way back in and the 
message is gone now.  What was weird was it happened on two different 
SSH sessions at the same time.


Shawn Sivy wrote:

> **I just started getting the errors below when starting cyradm (was 
> using cyradm without a problem for days).
> % cyradm localhost
> IMAP Password:
> unknown mode: 
> 502:1805:d01bd:8a3b:3:1c:8:15:4:0:0:0:11:13:1a:19:12:f:17:16:0:0:1:1:0:fffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffff0fffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffff0fffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffff0ffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffff80:0:0:0:0:0:0:0:0:0:0:0:0:0:0:0:0:0:0:0:0:0:0:0:0:0:0:0:0:0:0:0:0:0:0:0:0:0:0:0:0 
> localhost>
> It occurs whether or not I provide a valid password.  I doesn't happen 
> if I don't connect to the server (e.g. just type cyradm).  It doesn't 
> appear to affect the operation of cyradm.  I tracked it down to what 
> seems like the line
>    my $rc = $self->{cyrus}->authenticate(@_);
> in Cyrus::IMAP::Admin module.
> Anyone see this before?
>  -Shawn

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