sieve problems

Alexander Dalloz alexander.dalloz at
Mon Sep 6 20:12:35 EDT 2004

Am Di, den 07.09.2004 schrieb Marc Williams um 1:45:

> I'm running the 2.2.3 version of the Cyrus RPM on my FC2 machine.  It
> and Postfix are working remarkable well.  The problem I'm having is
> getting timsieved working.
> When running sivtest, I receive this:
> [root at server1 etc]# sivtest -a marcw localhost
> S: "IMPLEMENTATION" "Cyrus timsieved v2.2.3-Red Hat 2.2.3-11"
> S: "SIEVE" "fileinto reject envelope vacation imapflags notify
> subaddress relational regex"
> S: OK
> Authentication failed. generic failure
> Security strength factor: 0
> Connection closed.

I do not see any SASL MECH announced. I did just test it on a FC2 host
by myself and the server started with

S: "IMPLEMENTATION" "Cyrus timsieved v2.2.3-Red Hat 2.2.3-11"

What is your /etc/imapd.conf content. Which AUTH MECHs do you use?


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