[Gllug] Rsync dovecot Maildir directories

Steve Kemp steve at steve.org.uk
Wed Apr 7 09:59:17 UTC 2010

On Wed Apr 07, 2010 at 09:57:44 +0100, Tethys wrote:

> If the telnet doesn't work, it could be something as simple as needing
> an iptables rule allowing traffic on localhost. But even if the telnet
> succeeds, it doesn't necessarily mean that the error message is wrong.
> It could be being blocked by a Linux Security Module (something like
> SELinux, for example), which could permit telnet to connect, but not
> imapsync.
> OK, so it would seem to be a strange policy to have in place,
> but it might explain what's happening here.

  Indeed - though both of those things would be "non-default" and
 so I imagine the O/P would remember having made the changes...

  Still good points, and I should have included them too :)

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