[asterisk-dev] IMAP_STORAGE issue with app_voicemail

Brendan Martens brendan.martens at crosscomm.net
Tue Oct 7 10:34:24 CDT 2008

>> Brendan Martens wrote:
>>> I was able to figure out my problem. I had to install a dovecot
>>> server
>>> purely for testing purposes and then the error changed slightly to
>>> the
>>> point where when I searched it I found the issue because someone  
>>> else
>>> had this same problem.
>>> Basically in the voicemail config "imapsecret=password" is incorrect
>>> it must be "imappassword=password". Very frustrating. If asterisk
>>> doesn't like imapsecret it should complain about it in the console/
>>> logs rather than just failing with some cryptic message.
>> One more thing, is this incorrectly documented somewhere?  The
>> asterisk sample
>> configs don't mention it at all (this should be corrected) and I
>> can't find
>> mention of it in the source tarball anywhere.  Perhaps on voip-wiki?
>> Thanks,
>> -- 
>> Sean Bright
>> sean.bright at gmail.com
> Yes I found this in a little walkthrough somewhere.... here: http://www.asteriskdocs.org/html/ch14s05.html
> Brendan Martens

A similar issue occurs when trying to use imappasswd= (as opposed to  
imappassword=) as described here: http://www.voip-info.org/wiki/view/Asterisk+Voicemail+IMAP+storage

Brendan Martens

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