[Dovecot] assertion failed
janfrode at tanso.net
Sun May 13 23:10:16 EEST 2007
On Sun, May 13, 2007 at 08:50:16PM +0300, Timo Sirainen wrote:
> Was it courier-dovecot-migrate.pl then that created those broken uidlist
Yes, we cleaned these up manually.
> > deliver(xxxxx at xxxxx): file mail-index-sync-update.c: line 841 (mail_index_sync_update_index): assertion failed: (view->hdr.messages_count == map->hdr.messages_count)
> > deliver(xxxxxx at xxxxxx): file mail-index.c: line 983 (mail_index_sync_from_transactions): assertion failed: (hdr.messages_count == (*map)->hdr.messages_count)
> I hoped these were completely fixed in v1.0. What filesystem do you use?
IBM's GPFS on linux, which is a shared disk cluster fs.
> > The "deliver" bugs are quite bad, as they lead to incoming messages
> > getting bounced..
> Those are all assertion failures. Doesn't your MTA treat deliver crashes
> as temporary failures which are retried?
No, sorry.. postfix seems to be bouncing when deliver dies from signal
postfix/pipe: 4D76F3B67E: to=<XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX at XXX.XXX>, relay=dovecot, delay=0.3, delays=0/0/0/0.3, dsn=5.3.0, status=bounced (Command died with signal 6: "/usr/local/dovecot/libexec/dovecot/deliver")
I guess postfix doesn't really have any way of knowing how far the
delivery succeeded, but I'd prefer if postfix would freeze these
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