Shared Mailboxes and Postfix

Kevin P. Fleming kpfleming at
Mon May 9 13:50:54 EDT 2005

Josh Whitver wrote:

> Thanks for the help thus far, but now when I start the mail service, I get this
> in /var/log/mail.log:
> May  9 11:37:59 testldap postfix/master[12863]: daemon started -- version 2.1.5
> May  9 11:38:40 testldap postfix/smtpd[12887]: fatal: open database
> shared_folders.db: No such file or directory
> May  9 11:38:41 testldap postfix/master[12863]: warning: process
> /usr/libexec/postfix/smtpd pid 12887 exit status 1
> May  9 11:38:41 testldap postfix/master[12863]: warning:
> /usr/libexec/postfix/smtpd: bad command startup -- throttling

I'm no Postfix expert, so I'll just suggest that you confirm that the 
file(s) have adequate permissions for the user running Postfix to be 
able to read them... other than that, your installation may be expecting 
the files in a different place.
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