2.2 murder backend authentication problems

Brenden Conte conteb at rpi.edu
Thu May 25 09:27:39 EDT 2006

Andrew Morgan wrote:

> On Thu, 18 May 2006, Brenden Conte wrote:
>> I've been wrestling with a new cyrus murder setup.  At this point, 
>> edits made to a backend server are properly propigated through the 
>> master and frontends.
>> Now, i'm trying to test administration through the frontend servers.  
>> For example, when i connect to a frontend server and issue a `CREATE 
>> user.testuser imap-backend` the frontend logs show the following:
> In my testing, I had to create mailboxes on the backend.  Maybe 
> someone else can confirm this, but I don't think you can create 
> mailboxes from a frontend.
>     Andy

Can anyone definitively confirm this?  I get permission denied when i 
try, so i want to make sure this is by design and not an actual 
permissions problem.

P.S. Thank you to everyone that responded to this thread!

Brenden Conte
System Programmer, C&MT.CIO
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

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