Send messages to shared folders

Bernhard Reiter bernhard.reiter at
Sun Dec 18 20:42:58 CET 2005

Hi Jose,

Am Sonntag, 18. Dezember 2005 12:15 schrieb Jose Figueras:
> Trying to resolve this problem, I installed, from scratch, the new Kolab
> 2.1 version (20051215).
> But appears the same problem. It's a shame.
> I observed this pattern:
>    - without change Kolab configuration, after I created the shared folder,
> Postfix log shows this message:
> Dec 18 12:59:32 zeus2 <info> postfix/smtpd[7566]: connect from
> unknown[x.y.z.a]
> Dec 18 12:59:32 zeus2 <info> postfix/smtpd[7566]: NOQUEUE: reject: RCPT
> from unknown[x.y.z.a]: 550 <kolab+shared.d_gerencia at mydomain.tld>:
> Recipient address rejected: User unknown in local recipient table;
> from=<xxx> to=<kolab+shared.d_gerencia at mydomain.tld> proto=ESMTP helo=<yyy>
> Dec 18 12:59:32 zeus2 <info> postfix/smtpd[7566]: disconnect from
> unknown[x.y.z.a]

it seems we still do not have a good patch in to allow posting to this folder.

>    - if I changed Kolab configuration (with LDAP trick or virtual Postfix
> file trick o some else trick pointed in previous messages), Postfix log
> shows the famous message:

Now you get past the postfix recipient checks. Good.

> Dec 18 12:58:37 zeus2 <info> postfix/pipe[7450]: 4019A1660A:
> to=<kolab+shared.d_gerencia at mydomain.tld>, relay=kolabmailboxfilter,
> delay=0, status=bounced (service unavailable. Command output: Failed to set
> recipient: Invalid response code received from server, code 550 )
> Any hints?

Two possibilities: 
a) The shared folder account was not properly created.
Check for existence of the folder 
in /kolab/var/imapd/spool/domain/

b) It does not have posting permissions.
Try setting anyone to "p" with cyradm.


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