[Dovecot] Passdb disconnected unexpectedly when trying to do Director with LMTP

Timo Sirainen tss at iki.fi
Sun Feb 12 05:39:20 EET 2012

On 11.2.2012, at 16.33, Mark Zealey wrote:

> I'm running Dovecot 2.0.16 just set up the director with cut&paste from the wiki. It's working & running fine for pop/imap connections (as verified by doveadm director status user), however when I specify 'RCPT TO' for a (tcp) lmtp connection straight away I get:
> 451 4.3.0 <xxx at yyy.com> Temporary user lookup failure
> and in the logs:
> 2012-02-11T14:22:54+00:00 xxx dovecot: lmtp(27997): Error: passdb lookup(xxx at yyy.com): Disconnected unexpectedly

Aren't there any other errors logged? I think there should be some error logged from either auth or director process.

Although director is missing one error, but auth should have also logged an error in that case. Anyway, fixed by 

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