cyr_deny(8) deny users access to Cyrus services


cyr_deny [ -C config-file ] [ -s services ] [ -m message ] user
cyr_deny [ -C config-file ] -a user
cyr_deny [ -C config-file ] -l


cyr_deny is used to deny individual users access to Cyrus services. The first synopsis denies user user access to Cyrus services, the second synopsis allows access again. cyr_deny works by adding an entry to the Cyrus deny database; the third synopsis lists the entries in the database.


-C config-file
Read configuration options from config-file.
Allow access to all services for user user (remove any entry from the deny database).
-s services
Deny access only to the given services, which is a comma-separated list of wildcard patterns. The default is "*" which denies access to all services.
List the entries in the deny database.
-m message
Provide a message which is sent to the user to explain why access is being denied. A default message is used if none is specified.