[Dovecot] Dsync error: Couldn't drop privileges: getgrnam
Alan McGinlay - SICS
alanm at sics.se
Fri Dec 13 14:14:50 EET 2013
On 2013-12-13 01:10, Joseph Tam wrote:
> Alan McGinlay wrote:
> Can't believe I'm the only one with this error, googled it and there
> nothing. Sorry to whine but I am getting desperate here!
> I googled "safe_mkstemp permission denied" and first hit is this
Hah! thank you so much, I have been pretty stressed the past week or so
and of course I googled it, my brain must have been mushed however :)
> which mentions this error coming about from chrooting users. Looking
> on your post, I see
> mail_chroot = /var/vmail
It makes immediate sense when you mention the chroot! Annoying that
dsync and the chroot wont work together however
> As long as your desperate, maybe try leaving this setting empty?
Yep, this worked once I changed the maildir location to include
> (This doesn't explain why it's not deterministic though.) Try
> process traces -- I do when I'm stumped.
> Joseph Tam <jtam.home at gmail.com>
Thanks! This is a really helpful mailing list!
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