cyrus murder environment and http proxy?

Khalid Mehmood Khan kmk_pk at
Wed Feb 19 05:39:54 EST 2020

Thanks for the help, I'll give it another try in a couple of days, and if it didn't workout, I might go for the same solution or try nginx.



On Tuesday, February 18, 2020, 6:09:28 PM GMT+5, Jean-Christophe Delaye <jean-christophe.delaye at> wrote: 

On 2020-02-17 12:17, Khalid Mehmood Khan via Info-cyrus wrote:
> Hi!
> Does http proxy work in a cyrus murder environment? I keep getting ""PUT /dav/addressbooks/user/testuser/6ecc0a66-74a1412-1581679269354-210887/ef37977290d43113e709f68848aa9a8a5ff8a24f.vcf HTTP/1.1" (if-none-match=*) => "HTTP/1.1 403 Forbidden"" on the frontend while trying to add an entry into addressbook/calendar. The log on backend gives the the follwoing error.
> "Cyrus-SASL/2.1.27 OpenSSL/1.1 Nghttp2/1.33.0 Zlib/1.2.11 LibXML/2.9.7 SQLite/3.26.0 LibiCal/3.0 ICU4C/60.3 Jansson/2.11"; "OPTIONS * HTTP/1.1" => "HTTP/1.1 401 Unauthorized" (error=Authentication failed)"
> In a discrete murder setup the frontend and backend both use "http_sasl_mech_list: PLAIN" in imapd.conf.
> I'm running  the latest stable version of cyrus-imapd 3.0.13.

I had the same issue and posted it to the list (last April 2019) ....
but can't solve the problem.
I removed http services from cyrus murder and put them on a standalone


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