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Old 2nd October 2005, 17:01
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Question how to create new email account?

Hello!
I have suse9.3, postfix. I create new user with home directory /var/spool/mail but I got following error:

Log In Error: Access denied: Your account is temporarily unavailable (+t bit set on home directory).
I have not ISPConfig.

What is an error?
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Old 2nd October 2005, 19:54
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When do you get the error? When logging in with POP3?
Can you post
Code:
ls -l /var/spool/mail<username>
and
Code:
ls -l /homedir/of/<username>
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Old 2nd October 2005, 21:07
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When do you get the error? When logging in with POP3?
Can you post
Code:
ls -l /var/spool/mail<username>
and
Code:
ls -l /homedir/of/<username>
?
Yes. with POP3 and telnet too!
I want to just set up new user email account. How to do this in Suse 9.3?
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Old 2nd October 2005, 22:38
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Ok, but can you post the output of
Code:
ls -l /var/spool/mail/<username>
and
Code:
ls -l /homedir/of/<username>
here?
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Old 3rd October 2005, 08:30
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suse:/ # ls -l /var/spool/mail/intars
/bin/ls: /var/spool/mail/intars: No such file or directory
and
suse:/ # ls -l /var/spool/mail/intars
/bin/ls: /var/spool/mail/intars: No such file or directory

How can I create these files???

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Old 3rd October 2005, 13:22
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Quote:
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suse:/ # ls -l /var/spool/mail/intars
/bin/ls: /var/spool/mail/intars: No such file or directory
and
suse:/ # ls -l /var/spool/mail/intars
/bin/ls: /var/spool/mail/intars: No such file or directory

How can I create these files???
Do you use Maildir or mbox? Which POP3 daemon do you use? Did you follow any of the howtos to set up your server? If so, which one?
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