Deleting top-level mailbox with 'delete_mode: delayed'

Rudy Gevaert Rudy.Gevaert at
Fri Nov 2 12:39:01 EDT 2007

Brian Wong wrote:
> I was testing out Cyrus 2.3.10 and realized that when I set the option
> delete_mode: delayed
> I can not delete top-level mailboxes.
> localhost.localdomain> lm
> localhost.localdomain> cm user.bwong
> localhost.localdomain> sam user.bwong <admin_account> c
> localhost.localdomain> dm user.bwong
> deletemailbox: Operation is not supported on mailbox
> localhost.localdomain> lm
> user.bwong (\HasNoChildren)
> Disabling the delayed delete gives expected results. The mailbox is
> deleted as normal. Anyone else confirm this?

I'm just back from holiday (and only catching up on mail).  I always set 
the 'x' permission.  Could you try that?  If that doesn't work, I'll try 
to delete a top level mailbox on Monday (I'm running 2.3.10 in test).


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