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Mail account passwords not correct after migration/updates

Discussion in 'Plesk 9.x for Linux Issues, Fixes, How-To' started by JoostF, Aug 27, 2009.

  1. JoostF

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    After migrating domains and updating to Plesk 9.2.2, various E-mail accounts cannot login through IMAP anymore.

    I checked the psa-database and all records/passwords in the accounts- and mailtable are CORRECT.

    I checked the file '/var/lib/plesk/mail/auth/passwd.db' and these passwords are WRONG.
    Some accounts have the correct passwords, but some accounts seem to have taken over passwords from other accounts, very strange.

    What I already have tried:
    - Running '/usr/local/psa/admin/sbin/mail_auth_dump'
    - Running '/usr/local/psa/admin/sbin/mchk --with-spam'

    Unfortunately without effect.. Please help!

    (I can't figure out where the mail_auth_dump-app gets his data from, this should be the psa-database, right?)
     
  2. Andrey Kucherov

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  3. igors

    igors Basic Pleskian

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    Hi,

    Yes, /usr/local/psa/admin/sbin/mail_auth_dump should be taking information from Parallels Plesk database.

    One more thing you can try is to rename /var/lib/plesk/mail/auth/passwd.db and then run:
    /usr/local/psa/admin/sbin/mail_auth_dump
    /usr/local/psa/admin/sbin/mchk --with-spam

    It should generate new file with correct data. If it does not, then create empty /var/lib/plesk/mail/auth/passwd.db, set correct permissions on it and rerun commands again.

    Hope this helps.
     
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