[Dovecot] Problem with hard links in lda - please help

Fabio Ferrari fabio.ferrari at unimore.it
Fri Jul 23 13:22:00 EEST 2010

Ok, this was the problem, if I manually chown the maildirs it makes the

Then, I tried to enable virtual users in postfix and dovecot, to make it
work in a more senseful environment. (I'm using passwd files)

But now the
deliver -p FILE -d USER
crashes, giving me a very bad segmentation fault.

Any ideas to debug the problem, of course no logs are written?

Fabio Ferrari

> On Tue, 2010-07-20 at 12:53 +0200, Fabio Ferrari wrote:
>> >> deliver -p <FILE> -d <USER1>
>> >> deliver -p <FILE> -d <USER2>
>> >> ...
>> >> deliver -p <FILE> -d <USERN>
> I noticed one thing: The created file's permissions must be the same as
> the destination maildir's. So typically the file needs to be 0600 mode.
> Also all of the users must have the same UID.

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