[Dovecot] stale imap processes with 1.0.rc6 on FreeBSD

Timo Sirainen tss at iki.fi
Fri Aug 11 02:32:09 EEST 2006

On Thu, 2006-08-10 at 17:40 -0500, Jeremy C. Reed wrote:
> Was running dovecot-1.0.rc2 but many stale imap processes (only one user 
> of IMAP).
> Switched to dovecot-1.0.rc6 but problem continued.

I don't really understand this problem.. Is this user using SSL? What if
you try the attached patch, does it change anything?

> For one user over past couple hours I have eight imap processes in "I" 
> state.

Could you get process traces and gdb backtraces from them? See

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