[Dovecot] maildir file creation problem

Timo Sirainen tss at iki.fi
Fri Jun 6 19:26:15 EEST 2008

On Fri, 2008-06-06 at 07:57 -0700, rashantha de silva wrote:
> this is my first post on the dovecot list.
> i have been using postfix with uw
> i am getting the email bounced back with this message and i think it is
> related to dovecot or a permissions issue.
> thank you.
> maildir
>    delivery failed: create maildir file
>    /dev/null/Mail/Dovecot/tmp/1212763230.P4560.izmail: Not a directory

Dovecot doesn't give such an error message or create that kind of
maildir filenames, so the problem is your MTA/MDA configuration.

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