Problem with Userid

Aki Tuomi aki.tuomi at
Tue May 2 20:30:42 EEST 2017

On 2017-05-02 17:15, Luciano Mannucci wrote:
> I have a problem with a physical user that was removed and recreated
> whith same name and different uid. The home dir, the mailbox file and
> the index directory where removed and recreated with the new uid/gid.
> I can feed the mailbox via procmail, though dovecot-lda complains that
> userids do not match:
> May 02 15:27:33 lda(alessandro_cmr): Error:
> stat(/var/spool/mailboxes/alessandro_cmr/INBOX) failed: Permission denied
> (euid=3525(alessandro_cmr) egid=111(poppers) missing +x
> perm: /var/spool/mailboxes/alessandro_cmr, dir owned by 1000:111 mode=0700)
You need to either drop or chown the mailbox file.


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