postfix pop3 login eror /

Discussion in 'Installation/Configuration' started by theboy, Dec 2, 2006.

  1. theboy

    theboy New Member

    I have setpup postfix accourding to the howto (postfix ...f5)
    in my local pc. Telnet to 110 gives following error. There is no
    Maildir in /home/vmail I need to manually create them ?

    [[email protected] ~]# telnet 110
    Connected to localhost.localdomain (
    Escape character is '^]'.
    +OK Hello there.
    user [email protected]
    +OK Password required.
    pass secret
    -ERR Temporary problem, please try again later
    Connection closed by foreign host.

    select * from users;

    email | password | quota
    [email protected] | hHNhi1RUKLV6M | 10485760

    encrypt from of secret -->hHNhi1RUKLV6M, it can be different
    for same password 'secret' .How postfix check it ?:confused:


    Dec 2 17:14:06 server1 pop3d: Connection, ip=[::ffff:]
    Dec 2 17:14:34 server1 pop3d: LOGIN FAILED, [email protected], ip=[::ffff:]
    Dec 2 17:14:34 server1 pop3d: authentication error: Input/output error

    Please help me . Thanx.
    Last edited: Dec 2, 2006
  2. till

    till Super Moderator Staff Member ISPConfig Developer

    Please send a email to the account. The Maildir is created when the first email arrives.

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