[Dovecot] assertion after upgrading to 1.1rc7 from 1.1rc3

Nuno Lopes nuno.lopes at portugalmail.pt
Sat Jun 7 15:38:35 EEST 2008

  this seems to have done it! I've applied the former patch as well as
these ones to all our servers and haven't seen that error for over an hour.

Nuno Lopes

Timo Sirainen wrote:
> On Thu, 2008-06-05 at 15:01 +0100, Nuno Lopes wrote:
>> Hi,
>>     I'm getting this assertion after making an upgrade from 1.1rc3 to
>> 1.1rc7. Deleting the index files solves the problem. This seems to
>> happen only to some accounts but I haven't managed to find which ones.
>> I'm using dovecot's deliver to deliver the messages.
>> Panic: IMAP(user at example.com): file index-sort-string.c: line 575
>> (index_sort_add_ids_range): assertion failed: (strcmp(left_str, str) < 0)
> I did several fixes to sort indexes:
> http://hg.dovecot.org/dovecot-1.1/rev/5824e6f1d279
> http://hg.dovecot.org/dovecot-1.1/rev/63602977ca9b
> http://hg.dovecot.org/dovecot-1.1/rev/dd899a1841d9

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