Cyrus IMAP not recieving mail

Rob Siemborski rjs3 at
Wed May 26 09:36:58 EDT 2004

On Wed, 26 May 2004, Kent L. Nasveschuk wrote:

> Hello,
> I have my IMAP server v 2.2.4 behind a firewall that I'm doing port
> forwarding on (Slackware 9.1). Using a mail client like Evolution or
> Outlook Express I can authenticate using saslauthd (LDAP) and recieve my
> folders. I can also create folders. Seems like the IMAP side is working.
> I'm using sendmail as the MTA. I used the posted on the
> internet to create the can telnet to port 25 and get a
> sendmail connection:
> 220 ESMTP Sendmail 8.12.10/8.12.10; Wed, 26 May 2004
> 06:11:03 -0400
> When I do netstat I see that I've established a tcp connection smtp.
> I just can't seem to get anything delevered to the IMAP server from
> sendmail. Any suggestions on where to look?

The sendmail mail logs are generally illuminating.

Note that if you are running 2.2.4 you'll want the patch to hash_enumerate 
that was posted a few days ago to to the list (or wait a few more days 
until 2.2.5 is out)...


Rob Siemborski * Andrew Systems Group * Cyert Hall 207 * 412-268-7456
Research Systems Programmer * /usr/contributed Gatekeeper

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