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7th November 2005, 05:26
I have been able to get mail sending and recieveing working perfectly useing the guides:
and with help from

However, I am only able to get email working if I CHMOD the following directorys to 0777:

Now I don't want to CHMOD the directorys 0777 so my question is, how do I go about fixing this ? What user do I need to set the permissions too ?

Kudos on the great guide :)

7th November 2005, 05:32
Disregard, fixed the problem by:
chown user_x /home/user_x/Maildir
chown user_x /home/user_x/Maildir/cur
chown user_x /home/user_x/Maildir/new
chown user_x /home/user_x/Maildir/tmp