[Dovecot] Chdir Permission Denied

Jamie Heinzel jamie at heinzel.us
Tue Feb 13 17:48:25 UTC 2007

Ok, a coworker made some kind of change with permissions earlier in the day 
and that apparently took us down. We had to chmod 777 the /home directory to 
get it back up and running. Sorry for the false alarm, not a Dovecot 

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Jamie Heinzel" <jamie at heinzel.us>
To: <dovecot at dovecot.org>
Sent: Tuesday, February 13, 2007 11:33 AM
Subject: [Dovecot] Chdir Permission Denied

> Here are the error messages I get when anyone tries to login.
> Feb 13 11:22:17 mail dovecot: chdir(/home/don150) failed with uid 776: 
> Permission denied
> Feb 13 11:22:17 mail imap-login: Login: don150 [::ffff:]
> Feb 13 11:22:17 mail dovecot: child 12101 (imap) returned error 89
> I am not running SELinux so I'm not sure what is happening here. All was 
> working fine this morning, then at about 9:30 am nobody could log in. Any 
> help would be great.
> Thanks!

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