Maildir: Permission denied

Discussion in 'Server Operation' started by phantomk, Nov 7, 2005.

  1. phantomk

    phantomk New Member

    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 :)
  2. phantomk

    phantomk New Member

    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

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