I did remove the PIDFILE
line and restarted saslauthd
No improvement, though.
Yes, the PRIVILEGES have been flushed (ceveral times since).
Also, I can connect to mysql with the mail_admin-user (see initial post).
I followed Falkos howto, so in /etc/mysql/my.cnf there is:
I tried localhost
(then restart everything), but did not help.
Where do you suggest using localhost instead of 127.0.0.1? In which files?
Thank you guys for helping!
Send emails to other domains (via thunderbird).
Receive emails on the host /home/vmail/
What does not work:
Receive emails via using thunderbird.
Errormessage in /var/log/mail.err
May 22 06:49:25 myhost authdaemond: failed to connect to mysql server (server=localhost, userid=mail_admin): Access denied for user 'mail_admin'@'localhost' (using password: YES)
May 22 06:49:25 myhost courierpop3login: authentication error: Input/output error