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I use postfix+courier+ldap now my mail stored in vmail/domains/user/new but when i telnet localhost 143 i got some error

This is Error from maillog

imapd: chdir() failed!!

imapd: error: No such file or directory

authdaemond: Authenticated: sysusername=<null>, sysuserid=5000, sysgroupid=5000, homedir=,, fullname=test2 test2, maildir=<null>, quota=<null>, options=<null>

why nothing in chdir?

What i should to do? Sorry about my english Thank you,

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The settings for homedir and maildir should not be empty. They are configured somewhere in your LDAP configuration

Check this thread with a similar problem

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