[find the problem]how to configure ACL right on mailboxes ?

JOYDEEP j.bakshi at unlimitedmail.org
Mon Apr 23 04:55:55 EDT 2007

JOYDEEP wrote:

Well I have found the problem.

1> if I create a mailbox like user/<username> it has the proper ACL 
right. like
localhost> cm user/po
localhost> lam user/po
po lrswipcda

2> but if I create it like user.<username> it has improper ACL access
right. like
localhost> cm user.po
localhost> lam user.po
anyone lrs

So how can I force cyrus that it creates mail boxes as user/<username>
by felamimail.

here is my /etc/imapd.conf
configdirectory: /var/lib/imap
partition-default: /var/spool/imap
sievedir: /var/lib/sieve

admins: cyrus
allowanonymouslogin: no
allowplaintext: yes
sasl_pwcheck_method: saslauthd
sasl_mech_list: PLAIN LOGIN
sasl_minimum_layer: 0

autocreatequota: 10000
reject8bit: no
quotawarn: 90
timeout: 30
poptimeout: 10
dracinterval: 0
drachost: localhost

servername: lvps87-230-8-228.dedicated.hosteurope.de
defaultdomain: dedicated.hosteurope.de
loginrealms:  dedicated.hosteurope.de

unixhierarchysep:  yes
virtdomains:       yes
hashimapspool: true

lmtp_overquota_perm_failure: no
lmtp_downcase_rcpt: yes
lmtpsocket:  /var/lib/imap/socket/lmtp

tls_ca_file:      /var/myca/demoCA/cacert.pem
tls_cert_file:    /var/myca/newcert.pem
tls_key_file:     /var/myca/newreq.pem

> Dear list,
> I am facing a typical problem here with cyrus-imapd-2.2.12-5.
> the mail box created by felamimail email interface is automatically have
> the "anyone" ACL right
> for an example here is the lam command on an mailbox
> -------------------------------------
> localhost> lam user.test.Sent
> test lrswipcda
> anyone lrs
> --------------------------------------
> So how can I fix this problem so that user of particular mailboxes have
> the permission on their mailbox ? 
> please help

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