procmail _deliver_ cyrus-imap

Andrzej Adam Filip anfi at
Sun May 29 13:16:03 EDT 2005

Stephan Wienczny wrote:
> I'm trying to use cyrus-imap in my mail-system. Imap is working! I could copy 
> my files to the new location. Now I'm trying to use procmail and deliver to 
> spamcheck and sort my incoming mail. Whenever I send a testmail I get this 
> output to procmail.log: 
> procmail: Program failure (65) of "/usr/lib/cyrus/deliver" 
> I set deliver to setuid and setgid. 
> These are the important parts of my .procmailrc 
> MAILDIR="user.stephan" 
> DELIVERMAIL="/usr/lib/cyrus/deliver -e -q -a stephan" 
> :0w 
> I'm using qmail to inovke procmail as user if that does matter. 
> The imap-server is version 2.2.12 on 2.6.11-gentoo-r9-g4 on ppc 

What is reported when you use deliver directly from command line?

(echo subject: test; echo) | /usr/lib/cyrus/deliver -- stephan

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