sievec drops privileges unexpectedly

Stephan Bosch stephan at
Wed Jun 25 13:08:47 UTC 2014

Hi Matthijs,

Matthijs Kooijman schreef op 25-6-2014 14:53:
> Now I wrote this, I realized that it might be related that I have
> specified mail_uid and mail_gid globally in my dovecot.conf file.
> Perhaps those are intended to only be put inside the protocol imap and
> protocol lda blocks? This would mean duplicating of this bit of
> configuration, which doesn't really sound nice.
> PS, here's my dovecot -n output:
> # 2.1.7: /etc/dovecot/dovecot.conf

This is a very old and obsolete version. This problem was fixed almost 
two years ago:

This was released in Pigeonhole v0.3.2 for Dovecot v2.1.9.



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