Not creating mailboxes
Paul Douglas Franklin
pdf at yugm.org
Fri Feb 26 00:27:21 CET 2010
One more thing I tried: I copied the domain directory to where it
should be and added another user. Kolab did not create directories
appropriate to the new user.
Paul Douglas Franklin wrote:
> Thank you, Gavin and Alain
> Aah. That points me in the right direction. I don't even need to check
> the permissions on /kolab/var/imapd/spool/domain; it doesn't exist. For
> some reason there is a /kolab/var/imapd/domain which contains a
> directory for one user whom I added and then deleted. After I installed
> kolab, I added the user Douglas; Thunderbird could not access it and got
> hung up, so I deleted Douglas and added a user named Alexander. In the
> misplaced domain is /y/yugm/d/douglas, but no /y/yugm/a/alexander.
> Thank you, Gavin and Alain, for asking the right question.
> The permissions are right on these directories, but clearly Kolab is
> confused, putting them in the wrong place and not even creating them for
> the second user. How best to straighten it out?
> Since I found that smoking gun, is it still needed to do as Alain
> then, can you activate this
> and search and report for error from these log ?
> Gavin McCullagh wrote:
>> On Thu, 25 Feb 2010, Paul Douglas Franklin wrote:
>>> I have a fresh install of Kolab 2.2.3. I added a user, and the user can
>>> log in under Horde. But Kolab refuses to create any folders, so the
>>> user cannot log in using Thunderbird.
>>> Under Horde, when I try to save a draft, I get the following messages:
>>> The folder "Drafts" was not created. This is what the server said:
>>> Permission denied
>>> Saving the draft failed. Could not create a drafts folder.
>> Can you run "ls -l" on the folders in question? They should be owned by
>> gavinmc at paidi:~$ ls -l /kolab/var/imapd/spool/
>> total 60
>> drwx------ 3 kolab-r kolab-r 4096 2010-02-08 10:49 domain
>> drwx------ 2 root root 16384 2010-01-12 18:54 lost+found
>> drwxrwx--- 2 kolab-r kolab-r 4096 2010-02-23 15:32 stage.
>> drwxrwx--- 2 kolab-r kolab-r 4096 2010-02-05 11:41 sync.
>> gavinmc at paidi:~$ sudo ls -l /kolab/var/imapd/spool/domain/
>> total 4
>> drwx------ 5 kolab-r kolab-r 4096 2010-02-12 13:07 g
>> Subdirectories further down would also need to be checked. Presumably the
>> filesystem is mounted read-write?
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Paul Douglas Franklin
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