Urgent: Cyrus troube after upgrade

Adam Tauno Williams awilliam at whitemice.org
Tue Feb 16 09:51:55 EST 2010

On Tue, 2010-02-16 at 15:49 +0100, Matthias Wulkow wrote:
> Hello,
> I manually upgraded cyrus 2.3.7 (CentOS 5.4) to cyrus 2.3.16.
> Note: I created the cyrus 2.3.16 rpm myself with the rpm src from here:
> http://www.invoca.ch/pub/packages/cyrus-imapd/
> doing just rpmbuild --rebuild xxx.rpm
> Now when I want to start cyrus:
> /etc/init.d/cyrus-imapd start
> or
> service cyrus-imapd start
> I get following error:
> cyrus-imapd Datenbanken importieren: This account is currently not 
> available.
> Can somebody tell me what I now can do?

(a) disable selinux
(b) make sure the cyrus user account is not disabled.

> The main mailbox there is user.general and I tried:
> /usr/lib/cyrus-imapd/reconstruct -m
> /usr/lib/cyrus-imapd/reconstruct -r user.general
> as Cyrus User.

Adam Tauno Williams <awilliam at whitemice.org> LPIC-1, Novell CLA
OpenGroupware, Cyrus IMAPd, Postfix, OpenLDAP, Samba

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