[tpop3d-discuss] Unable to open mailbox; it may be locked by another concurrent session
chris at ex-parrot.com
Tue, 25 Feb 2003 17:47:02 +0000
On Tue, Feb 25, 2003 at 07:17:12PM +0200, Leon Botes wrote:
> Okay so we make exim deliver to the mailspool with permissions as such:
> drwxrwx--- 2 root mail 512 Feb 25 18:59 .
Um. leon doesn't have search rights in that directory.
You'll want to either make /var/mail o+rx or set
auth-pam-mail-group to be `mail'.
> drwxr-xr-x 25 root wheel 512 Feb 18 12:33 ..
> -rw-rw---- 1 leon mail 412 Feb 25 18:59 leon
> Take note those that mailed me about lockfiles - there are none.
> authcontext_new_user_pass: began session for `leon' with pam; uid 1000, gid 0
> fork_child: leon(192.168.254.10): successfully authenticated with pam
> mailspool_new_from_file: stat(/var/mail/leon): Permission denied
I assume that UID 1000 == user `leon'?
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