Squirlemail problem

Discussion in 'Installation/Configuration' started by robilaur, Mar 23, 2009.

  1. robilaur

    robilaur New Member

    Hello.... Im geting out of my mind...

    Error opening ../config/default_pref
    Could not create initial preference file!
    /var/lib/squirrelmail/data/ should be writable by user www-data
    Please contact your system administrator and report this error.
    i made chown www-data:www-data on the folder but nothing...i`m out of idears and a little sleepy now... any one have an idear? Isp 3 Debian lenny 5

    -rw-r--r-- 1 www-data www-data   52 2009-02-28 11:49 admin@***.pref
    -rw-r--r-- 1 www-data www-data    0 2009-02-28 11:13 admin@***.abook
    -rw-r--r-- 1 www-data www-data  117 2009-03-17 02:47 admin@***.pref
    -rw-r--r-- 1 www-data www-data  133 2009-03-20 05:34 admin@***.pref.tmp
    -rw-r--r-- 1 www-data www-data   28 2009-03-20 05:34 admin@***.sig
    -rw-r--r-- 1 www-data www-data   52 2009-03-19 04:46 cronos@***.pref
  2. till

    till Super Moderator Staff Member ISPConfig Developer

    Try to run:

    chmod -R 777 /var/lib/squirrelmail/data

    and see if that helps.
  3. robilaur

    robilaur New Member

    Thanx Till ...that worked fine... thans again

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