[Dovecot] auth processes

Eric Rostetter rostetter at mail.utexas.edu
Thu Feb 18 23:21:15 EET 2010

Quoting Stan Hoeppner <stan at hardwarefreak.com>:

> Timo Sirainen put forth on 2/18/2010 12:54 PM:
>> Hmm. You could try setting auth_worker_max_request_count=1 to see if
>> that gets rid of the processes after they've handled the request.
> Restarting IMAP/POP3 mail server: dovecotError: Error in configuration file
> /etc/dovecot/dovecot.conf line 1: Unknown setting: worker_max_request_count
> Fatal: Invalid configuration in /etc/dovecot/dovecot.conf
> FYI I'm running 1.2.10
> --
> Stan

Could be a typo, could be your problem, but:

auth_worker_max_request_count != worker_max_request_count

(i.e., did you forget the "auth_" at the start?)

Eric Rostetter
The Department of Physics
The University of Texas at Austin

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