Panic: file auth-request.c

Chris Wik chris at
Sun Sep 18 10:50:23 UTC 2016

From:   Aki Tuomi <aki.tuomi at> 

 To:   Dovecot Mailing List <dovecot at>, Chris Wik <chris at> 
 Sent:   18/09/2016 8:06 AM 
 Subject:   Re: Panic: file auth-request.c 

> Sep 17 19:34:57 mail dovecot: auth: Panic: file auth-request.c: line 1049 (auth_request_lookup_credentials): assertion failed: (request->credentials_scheme == scheme) 
> Sep 17 19:34:57 mail dovecot: auth: Error: Raw backtrace: /usr/local/lib/dovecot/ [0x7fa9cb8af470] -> /usr/local/lib/dovecot/ [0x7fa9cb8af54e] -> /usr/local/lib/dovecot/ [0x7fa9cb851f75] -> dovecot/auth() [0x4165bc] -> dovecot/auth() [0x4221fb] -> dovecot/auth() [0x41620b] -> dovecot/auth(auth_request_lookup_credentials_callback+0x58) [0x4162f8] -> dovecot/auth(passdb_handle_credentials+0x6a) [0x4254ba] -> dovecot/auth() [0x425b62] -> dovecot/auth() [0x41c1f8] -> /usr/local/lib/dovecot/ [0x7fa9cb8c207c] -> /usr/local/lib/dovecot/ [0x7fa9cb8c3377] -> /usr/local/lib/dovecot/ [0x7fa9cb8c2105] -> /usr/local/lib/dovecot/ [0x7fa9cb8c22b8] -> /usr/local/lib/dovecot/ [0x7fa9cb857f33] -> dovecot/auth(main+0x2eb 
 ) [0x40ccdb] -> /lib64/ [0x7fa9c9dc2b15] -> dovecot/auth() [0x40cf15] 

This has been fixed with 
Aki Tuomi 
Dovecot oy 

Great, good to hear!

In my local source of 2.2.5, the deleted lines are lines 1048-1049. In the patch the lines are 1068-1069. I think maybe we'll wait for 2.2.6 and not try to patch it ourselves, we aren't using the new features in 2.2.5 yet and 2.2.4 has been stable for us...


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