[Dovecot] crash (assertion failed: (uidlist->lock_count == 1)

Timo Sirainen tss at iki.fi
Sun Aug 7 20:04:57 EEST 2005

On Sun, 2005-08-07 at 17:50 +0200, Jakob Hirsch wrote:
> Aug  3 16:18:23 ymmv dovecot: IMAP(jh): file maildir-uidlist.c: line 536
> (maildir_uidlist_rewrite): assertion failed: (uidlist->lock_count == 1)
> Aug  3 16:18:23 ymmv dovecot: child 10780 (imap) killed with signal 6
> Any idea what that is? I did no special operation, just selected a mail
> to read with thunderbird (1.06). After restarting TB it worked.

It has something to do with maildir filename changing (by another
Dovecot process?) while Dovecot is reading the maildir. A bit tricky to

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