Creating mailboxes

Jukka Salmi j+asg at
Fri Jun 10 10:09:23 EDT 2005

Imran Aziz --> info-cyrus (2005-06-10 14:08:09 +0100):
> Hello All,
>  I am new to Cyrus IMAP, I have used cyradm utility to create a
> mailbox using createmailbox command, on doing lm I see the mailbox
> that I created.
> But now when I send an email to the specific account I get this error
> in the logs
> NOQUEUE: reject: RCPT from unknown[***.**.***.**]: 450
> <newuser at>: Recipient address rejected: User unknown in
> local recipient table; from=<imran at>
> to=<newuser at> proto=ESMTP helo=<>
> What else do I need to get this working, the cyrus user at my domain
> created by default is working fine.Do I have to create the user on the
> OS also ?

No. The message you are seeing in the logs is from your SMTP server.
You need to configure it to accept messages to newuser at

HTH, Jukka

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