[Dovecot] Import from Evolution

Charles Marcus CMarcus at Media-Brokers.com
Sat Jun 23 13:53:26 EEST 2012

On 2012-06-22 10:02 PM, Jonathan Ryshpan <jonrysh at pacbell.net> wrote:
> and /var/log/maillog shows the corresponding error:
> Jun 22 18:23:10 amito dovecot: imap(jonrysh): Error:
> chown(/home/jonrysh/Dovecot/.imap/INBOX, group=12(mail)) failed:
> Operation not permitted (egid=1000(jonrysh), group based on
> /var/spool/mail/jonrysh - seehttp://wiki2.dovecot.org/Errors/ChgrpNoPerm)
> As a complete Dovecot/IMAP newbie, I am completely confused. Any
> advice will be much appreciated.

Obviously a permissions problem...

This may help: http://wiki2.dovecot.org/SharedMailboxes/Permissions

But again, a dovecot tool to check and/or fix these itself would be nice...


Best regards,


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