[Dovecot] No authentication sockets found

Stewart Dean sdean at bard.edu
Mon May 21 18:09:46 EEST 2007

AIX has a similar command istat,  I have created a script to run and 
store it every 5 minutes and send me a text msg if the problem shows 

Timo Sirainen wrote:
> On Fri, 2007-05-18 at 15:23 -0400, Stewart Dean wrote:
>> 3) What can I do to debug it, given that it happens infrequently and of 
>> no known causation?  What should I check and look for afterwards? I 
>> guess I could put a cronjob that checks that /var/run/dovecot/login/ 
>> default= and ssl-parameters.dat exists periodically
> do "ls -la /var/run/dovecot/login" now, and when it breaks do it again.
> Also check /var/run/dovecot/login directory's inode (I've this nice
> "stat" command in Linux, don't know about AIX).
> That would tell if the files were really deleted or if the login
> directory was recreated.

Stewart Dean, Unix System Admin, Henderson Computer Resources 
Center of Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York  12504  
sdean at bard.edu  voice: 845-758-7475, fax: 845-758-7035

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