Fastest mail server for full body searching [closed]

Closed. This question is off-topic. It is not currently accepting answers. Want to improve this question? Update the question so it’s on-topic for Server Fault. Closed 8 years ago. Improve this question I’m looking for the fastest mail server software currently available. I’m looking to store around 900GB of mail. I need to be able … Read more

Cyrus-IMAP, GSSAPI and auxprop

I’m setting up a mail system using Postfix (OpenLDAP backend) and Cyrus-IMAP on Debian. Goal: I’d love to go ahead with GSSAPI authentication. I’ve tested the whole setup on virtual machines on my laptop, and everything works. Problem: I need mail server(s) running sooner than I have time to migrate a few hundreds of Windows … Read more

INBOX, Inbox, and MS Outlook 2007

I have a Cyrus-IMAP server with altnamespace:yes and unixhierarchysep: yes. I want my sent messages to be stored on server, the INBOX.Sent being the most obvious choice. Setting this in Apple Mail was easy (Mailboxes>Use this folder for…>Sent). With Outlook 2007, however, I’ve run into a strange problem. The Outlook documentation suggests: ” … In … Read more

Sync between two Mail Servers [closed]

Closed. This question needs to be more focused. It is not currently accepting answers. Want to improve this question? Update the question so it focuses on one problem only by editing this post. Closed 2 years ago. Improve this question I have 2 mail servers of the same configuration which is as follows: OpenLDAP (for … Read more

cyrus-makedirs or mkimap missing on Ubuntu Server 14.04

The Cyrus manual says that tools/mkimap should be run to configure the directories. It appears that this command does not not exist, however. With a bit of research it looks like there is a debian/Ubuntu version of this called cyrus-makedirs (, but that doesn’t appear to be a valid package name, and it looks like … Read more

Permission with cyrus

I am running Cyrus at a Debian 7 system. I want to increase security by only allowing specific services the access to the SSL private keys. I created a group “ssl” which contains the users mysql,postfix and cyrus . The process cyrus seems to run as user cyrus: $ ps aux | grep cyrus cyrus … Read more