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Old 9th January 2009, 14:35
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Default Maildir Permission denied in CentOS using postfix

Hi guys,

I have installed postfix and Dovecot in my CentOS 5 box.

mydomainname = xxxxxx.com
myhostname = mail.xxxxxx.com

But when I send mail from my yahoo mail, The mail is not send and the reply
following message comes :

The mail system
<myownid@xxxxxx.com>: maildir delivery failed: create
maildir file
Permission denied

My mail directory is /home/myownid/Maildir
I have created Maildir according the tutorial
and configure the as the same
I have tried with chmod 777 /home/myownid/Maildir
but the same reply.
I have also disabled the SELINUX and reboot the machine.
>>grep SELINUX /etc/selinux/config
# SELINUX= can take one of these three values:

This is the output of -la
[root@mail ~]# ls -la /home/myownid/Maildir
total 40
drwxrwxrwx 5 root root 4096 Jan 9 07:08 .
drwx------ 6 myownid myownid 4096 Jan 9 05:00 ..
drwx------ 2 myownid myownid 4096 Jan 9 07:06 cur
-rw------- 1 myownid myownid 144 Jan 9 07:08 dovecot.index
-rw------- 1 myownid myownid 10272 Jan 9 07:06 dovecot.index.cache
-rw------- 1 myownid myownid 124 Jan 9 07:08 dovecot.index.log
drwx------ 2 myownid myownid 4096 Jan 9 07:06 new

What should I do?
Please help me.
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Old 10th January 2009, 13:46
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chown myownid:myownid /home/myownid/Maildir
chmod 700 /home/myownid/Maildir
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