Autocreate not working (?)

Denis BUCHER dbucherml at
Wed Dec 2 05:47:53 EST 2009

Dear all,

Denis BUCHER a écrit :
>>> We are trying to migrate from Suse+Cyrus+postfix to Debian+Suse+postfix
>>> but we have a problem. When a user logs in for the first time, the Inbox
>>> is not created automatically... Does someone knows if we have to add
>>> something to cyrus config or why it doesn't work ?
>>> For your information, installed cyrus is cyrus-imapd-2.2
>>>  2.2.13-14+lenny3.
>>> It was working perfectly under SuSE Linux (SLES)
>> Autocreate is not included in stock cyrus imapd. Debian packages do not
>> include the autocreate patch, except in kolab-cyrus-* packages AFAIK.
> Ok, but then how should we do ? Should we make a script for this, what
> would be the equivalent to autocreate ? What do you think of this :
> su - cyrus
> cyradm --user cyrus --auth login localhost
> (password)
> cm user.USERNAME
> Would this be the equivalent ?
> But now I get "Unrecognized command" when I connect to the mailbox ?
> (Before it was something like "Inbox does not exist")

Ok finally it seems to work with what I did before...

So I think this was correct now...

Feel free to comment on my script ;-)

Thanks a lot for your help...


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