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I have used the perl script to config squirrelmail, not modified the config.php file manually.PHP is running within an application pool in IIS. Just 'cause I link to a page and say little else doesn't mean I am not being nice.https://www.hmailserver.com/documentation Top drwebster93 New user Posts: 12 Joined: 2010-01-21 00:54 Re: Help with SquirrelMail Stop. Multiple PHP errors If you upgrade to PHP 5.4, you may get a slew of PHP errors when the user logs in.

Tune SELinux or set it to permissive mode. If used in a combined data and attachment directory, it will also remove the preferences for users who haven't been logged in during the last two days. Leave this field blank: Agaric Search About Contact Search Search this site: Agaric? You don't need SM_PATH.andyp wrote:I hava absolute paths in the config file:$data_dir = 'C:/Inetpub/wwwsites/squirrelmail_1_4_13/data/';$attachment_dir = 'C:/Inetpub/wwwsites/squirrelmail_1_4_13/attach/'; Top drwebster93 New user Posts: 12 Joined: 2010-01-21 00:54 Re: Help with SquirrelMail Install on http://squirrelmail.org/wiki/DataAndAttachmentsDirectories

elicoFebruary 20th, 2011, 12:34 AMand what the results? Fragkiadakis > Sent: Monday, July 30, 2007 2:22 AM > To: [hidden email] > Subject: Re: [SM-USERS] I cannot write to data dir > (/var/local/squirrelmail/data/)! > > On Sun, July 29, I just ran into this same problem! Then type 1 and enter the following (if you have IIS and your website is in wwwroot, making your mail directory /wwwroot/mail/):/inetpub/wwwroot/mail/data/Then type 2 and enter the following:/inetpub/wwwroot/mail/attach/Please read SquirrelMail documentation

I have followed the perfect server 10.10 setup and I have got a basic page up and running. Download your FREE copy of Splunk now >> http://get.splunk.com/-- squirrelmail-users mailing list Posting Guidelines: http://www.squirrelmail.org/wiki/MailingListPostingGuidelinesList Address: [hidden email] List Archives: http://news.gmane.org/thread.php?group=gmane.mail.squirrelmail.userList Archives: http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/forum.php?forum_id=2995List Info: https://lists.sourceforge.net/lists/listinfo/squirrelmail-users------------------------------------------------------------------------- This SF.net email is sponsored by: also, I added read and execute permissions to cmd.exe for the IUSR account.If you write $variable = 'text\'; in PHP, you make syntax error. \' sequence says that single quote symbol SquirrelMail may work with them on, but when experiencing stray backslashes in your mail or other strange behaviour, it may be advisable to turn them off.

The second best solution is to keep the directories within the web tree, and deny access to them for anyone who tries to access them directly. That works, but it makes maintenance a bit trickier (see "Cleaning the attachments directory" below) so it's recommended to have separate directories for data and attachments. Squirrelmail requires PHP4, SSL, IMAP4, Apache, and of course a functioning mail transport agent such as 'sendmail'. http://data.agaric.com/installing-squirrelmail This can take a long time.

Classic List Threaded ♦ ♦ Locked 5 messages Alfredo Chinchilla Reply | Threaded Open this post in threaded view ♦ ♦ | Report Content as Inappropriate ♦ ♦ I cannot For installing SquirrelMail plug-ins, it shouldn't take much research. This is not easy, because (at least on my SuSE system) the installation script hangs at installation of PEAR. mbstring - Mbstring functions are available.

I know it must be something small I am missing but cant find the > problem If you want help, then read the mailing list posting guidelines. Lightning200MPHFebruary 11th, 2011, 05:30 AMI've been trying to figure this out and messing around with different chmod settings. Back Search Member List Help Current time: 11-09-2016, 05:18 PM Hello There, Guest! (Login — Register) DreamHost Forum » Web Development » Web Applications and One-Click Installs « Previous 1 ... http://www.apache.org gunzip apache_xxx.tar.gz tar -xvf apache_xxx.tar http://www.php.net gunzip php-xxx.tar.gz tar -xvf php-xxx.tar cd apache_xxx ./configure --prefix=/www --enable-module=so make make install cd ../php-xxx ./configure --with-mysql --with-apxs=/www/bin/apxs make make install cp php.ini-dist /usr/local/lib/php.ini

Still grepping through log files to find problems? You must make sure this account has write access to data and attach dir. Stop. > Now Search log events and configuration files using AJAX and a browser. > Download your FREE copy of Splunk now >> http://get.splunk.com/> -- > squirrelmail-users mailing list Posting Guidelines: Either way, it works great. //JMason Fedora Core 1 and Dovecot.

Homepage: Subject: Comment: * You may post code using ... (generic) or (highlighted PHP) tags.You can use Markdown syntax to format and style the text. If you try to load both versions, it will crash. In most cases, however, this will have no effect, so it's easier to just create the directory that php expects. Checking paths...

I know it must be something small I am missing but cant find the problem Assuming this error on the login has to do with this ERROR Error connecting to IMAP If you edit file yourself, there is a warning written in config_default.php. Posts: 6,619 Joined: Aug 2001 Squirrelmail plug-ins Quote:Hi there - is there an easy way to add plug-ins to my webmail?

Top dzekas Senior user Posts: 2486 Joined: 2005-10-13 21:28 Location: Lithuania Re: Help with SquirrelMail Install on IIS 6.0 Quote Postby dzekas » 2010-01-21 07:40 drwebster93 wrote:I'm sorry for being thick

Submitted by dhakimzadeh on June 20, 2008 - 2:40pm. I can't log in if I try to do it through mywebsite.com/Squirrel . Top martin Developer Posts: 6773 Joined: 2003-11-21 01:09 Location: Sweden Contact: Contact martin Website Quote Postby martin » 2008-03-09 21:49 I'm not a SquirrelMail expert but I'm guessing that there are or anything else?Perhaps you could go through the steps you used to install squirrelmail?thanks!

Logged in, and got: ERROR: ERROR: Could not complete request. Since having data and attachments in the same directory isn't the recommended solution, and that plugins might have a different syntax for their data files, no example of a script dealing Posts: 6,619 Joined: Aug 2001 Squirrelmail plug-ins Quote:I know a little php but I'm not sure what executing scripts in the shell means? This is session.save_path in /etc/php.ini.

If at first you don't succeed, bomb disposal probably isn't for you! ヅ Top mike239 New user Posts: 6 Joined: 2009-01-27 19:34 Re: Help with SquirrelMail Install on IIS 6.0 Quote Under "Server Configuration" (2), select "Update IMAP Settings" (A): 8. Fragkiadakis Sent: Monday, July 30, 2007 2:22 AM To: [hidden email] Subject: Re: [SM-USERS] I cannot write to data dir (/var/local/squirrelmail/data/)! The most common case would be if your web server indexes your SquirrelMail data directory.

You should get a login screen. Please don't top-post. Don't forget to > show what the directory is set to and the permissions it has. > >> Assuming this error on the login has to do with this >> > Top drwebster93 New user Posts: 12 Joined: 2010-01-21 00:54 Re: Help with SquirrelMail Install on IIS 6.0 Quote Postby drwebster93 » 2010-01-22 10:48 Thanks for helping me out!

This is what it is set to now, but I can only log in on the local network address. Resolution Searched words: ERROR: Could not complete request Reason Given Unknown namespace SquirrelMail Comments good work Submitted by Visitor (not verified) on June 20, 2008 - 2:30pm. Last edited by OhYa on 2008-03-09 21:36, edited 1 time in total. If you put trailing backslash, you must escape it correctly or you make syntax error in PHP.When you test things, try changing permissions of c:\Windows\system32\cmd.exe.

You have to set that in the the configuration script, by executing; cd /[path to SquirrelMail]/ config/conf.pl in the shell. reply Post new comment Your name: * E-mail: * The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly. Unable to set upload_max_filesize in php.ini Check the phpinfo() page to find the directory where php is looking for php.ini. ln -s squirrelmail-1.4.19 mail Make the "data" directory writable by the web server: chown -R wwwrun.nogroup mail Create a directory where the mail will be stored, if it doesn't exist already:

Maybe parent directory permissions block access to subdir. Keep getting this error on configtest SquirrelMail version: 1.4.10a Config file version: 1.4.0 Config file last modified: 25 July 2007 14:04:13 Checking PHP configuration... Stop. Agaric Design Collective P.O.Box 241 Natick MA, 01760 U.S.A +1-774-286-1770 Email Copyright Except where otherwise noted, content on this site is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License.

Still getting this:Error opening C:\Data\Data\/default_prefCould not create initial preference file!C:\Data\Data\/ should be writable by user httpdPlease contact your system administrator and report this error. You > cannot expect help if you don't give any details. elicoFebruary 11th, 2011, 08:51 PMthere is a nice config.pl file and try to setup the settings directory in a related path such as: /var/www/sqdata and with permissions of 777 just to