[Dovecot] Occasional messages cause Thunderbird to loop

Charles Marcus CMarcus at Media-Brokers.com
Tue Nov 11 20:23:46 EET 2008

On 11/11/2008 12:52 PM, Allen Belletti wrote:
> I'm not sure if this is something which crept into a recent release of
> Dovecot, or a problem with T'bird, or something else entirely.  I had
> suspected corrupt messages the first time or two, and was once able to
> copy such a message into my own "Maildir/cur" directory and have it fail
> for me.  Since then I've not been able to replicate this feat.  I also
> thought that it might have been the Dovecot indices becoming corrupt but
> today I tried purging them for an affected user, and the problem still
> showed up.  In addition, for the first time today that user reported a
> message which originally (as of 6 Nov. 2008) worked fine but today
> demonstrates the issue.
> If anyone has seen anything like this or has suggestions to try, please
> let me know.  If necessary I can go to full debug-logging with Dovecot
> but I'd prefer to avoid that if possible :)

Maybe some basic info would be helpful?

Dovecot version? Output of dovecot -n?


Best regards,


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