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Select Articles, Forum, or Blog. gmail ! However, I hate to say that I am encountering another error message. alvinwong View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by alvinwong 06-04-2012, 02:27 AM #5 jsaravana87 Member Registered: Aug 2011 Location: Chennai,India Source

I am receiving this error message in the maillog: Sep 19 11:10:41 scorpio postfix/virtual[56360]: D5CCE2286D: to=<[hidden email]>, relay=virtual, delay=0.12, delays=0.11/0/0/0.01, dsn=4.2.0, status=deferred (delivery failed to mailbox /var/mail/vhosts/seibercom.net/budman: unable to create lock See the man page, specifically the section on the uid and gid maps I mentioned in my initial reply. For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration. Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next > ali888 New Member Hi, I was wondering if I could get some help with the question I have with Postfix. http://serverfault.com/questions/448075/postfix-unable-to-create-lock-file-permission-denied

Postfix never creates any directory structure. I chose to send it to tom@domain1.internal to test the alias setup as well. I got the problem log below Jun 29 14:47:48 centos-vm postfix/virtual[4714]: A043137ACA: to=< makara@khmerict.com>, relay=virtual, delay=305, delays=304/1/0/0.02, dsn=4.2.0, status=deferred (delivery failed to mailbox /home/vmail//home/vmail/khmerict.com/makara: unable to create lock file /home/vmail//home/vmail/khmerict.com/makara.lock: No comments powered by Disqus Stay Updated Twitter RSS Feed Recent Posts Why Subdirectories Beat Subdomains for SEO How I Update My Blog With Jenkins Delete Queues In RabbitMQ Auto-fixing Passive FTP

unix.bounce unix.defer unix.local unix.smtp unix.cleanup unix.dovecot unix.retry root@beetel:~# ls -al /var/spool/postfix/pid/unix. Thank you ali888, Sep 26, 2011 #15 Mark_NL New Member Still looks like the dirs being created do not have the correct user/group ownership Your postfix vmail stuff runs as Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies. I did not get any bounce email from Yahoo which indicates the email sent from my Yahoo account might be wandering somewhere .

Do I have to pre-create the directory structure? Why did my credit score plummet in a week? remove the "= " and postmap the file and try again Mark_NL, Sep 22, 2011 #8 ali888 New Member Hi Mark_NL, Yes, that solved the problem as soon as I Posts: 15 Original Poster Rep: When I try to flush the postqueue a similar error appears: Code: Jun 3 13:13:06 localhost postfix/flush[2705]: fatal: open lock file pid/unix.flush: cannot open file: Permission

BTW, you might as well create te vhosts directory in here. > And for groups: > > pw groupshow mail mail:*:6:clamav,postfix This is irrelevant, because of how virtual(8) works. Can you show me the contents of /etc/dovecot.conf Mark_NL, Sep 26, 2011 #16 ali888 New Member Hi Mark_NL, I am not sure if i have misunderstood the whole concept here. com [Download message RAW] Hi All, I try to configure postfix virtual user with mysql. more hot questions question feed about us tour help blog chat data legal privacy policy work here advertising info mobile contact us feedback Technology Life / Arts Culture / Recreation Science

On Sat, 5 Feb 2005 01:48:30 -0700, Pat Maddox wrote: > I got it working, and managed to get courier-imap working as well. > > The only problem see this You can delete your own text from the attached returned message. Anyone have any idea? they wouldn't sell me anything specific.

However, what concerns me now is every time there are new incoming emails coming to user: user1, I received the following errors in mail.log, Sep 26 12:54:29 server1 dovecot: IMAP(lincoln.myer): open(/home/vmail/user2/Maildir/cur/1317005646.V806I401ccM36867.mailtest:2,) http://brrian.net/unable-to/unable-to-create-lock-file-var-mail-root-lock-permission-denied.html All because of SELinux. And more of the log file: Code: Jun 2 20:35:43 localhost postfix/virtual[2122]: fatal: open lock file pid/unix.virtual: cannot open file: Permission denied Jun 2 20:35:44 localhost postfix/master[1784]: warning: process /usr/libexec/postfix/virtual pid current community blog chat Server Fault Meta Server Fault your communities Sign up or log in to customize your list.

So I still can't find the problem. The problem was in Postfix while I was constantly trying to make changes to Dovecot (which always broke my Atmail sql-database and login system). Being able to create ‘fake’ addresses is a handy feature :) Now, if you were paying attention you would have noticed that the config lines for the mailbox and aliases files http://brrian.net/unable-to/unable-to-create-lock-file-permission-denied-postfix.html HesabımAramaHaritalarYouTubePlayHaberlerGmailDriveTakvimGoogle+ÇeviriFotoğraflarDaha fazlasıDokümanlarBloggerKişilerHangoutsGoogle'a ait daha da fazla uygulamaOturum açınGizli alanlarGrupları veya mesajları ara Support LQ: Use code LQ3 and save $3 on Domain Registration Blogs Recent Entries Best Entries Best Blogs Blog

Mark_NL, Sep 27, 2011 #18 ali888 New Member Thanks Mark_NL, Good news, it works now. How to find the total time I spent on my laptop in this year? don't change it to 777!!

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This time, it was the permission issue. I see this in the maillog: Code: postfix/virtual fatal: open lock file pid/unix.virtual: cannot open file: permission denied However, when I run `postfix stop; postfix start` postfix starts delivering mail to You will have to register before you can post in the forums. (Be aware the forums do not accept user names with a dash "-") Also, logging in lets you avoid I got \ the problem log below


Jun 29 14:47:48 centos-vm \ postfix/virtual[4714]: A043137ACA: to=<makara@khmerict.com>, relay=virtual, \ delay=305, delays=304/1/0/0.02, dsn=4.2.0, status=deferred (delivery failed to \ mailbox /home/vmail//home/vmail/khmerict.com/makara: unable

Reply With Quote 25-Mar-2011,15:43 #4 Joeg1484 View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Newcomer Join Date Mar 2011 Posts 41 Re: Postfix issue - no local mail delivery As soon as I changed the uid of user2 to 1004 (same as vmail's uid number). There are quite a few users. -- Gerard [hidden email] TO REPORT A PROBLEM see http://www.postfix.org/DEBUG_README.html#mailTO (UN)SUBSCRIBE see http://www.postfix.org/lists.htmlI went into a general store ... http://brrian.net/unable-to/unable-to-create-lock-file-var-mail-root-lock-file-exists.html Steven Wright Sahil Tandon Reply | Threaded Open this post in threaded view ♦ ♦ | Report Content as Inappropriate ♦ ♦ Re: Postfix with virtual users & domains On

But mails sent to local users on the server are not delivered. I have a machine acts as a mail server - running on Ubuntu Server 10.04 with Postfix, Dovecot, openLDAP and squirrelmail.