dovecot: imap Error: read : Broken pipe

Felipe Gasper felipe at
Tue Nov 6 02:28:45 EET 2018

> On Nov 5, 2018, at 6:19 PM, Carl St-Laurent <stlauca at> wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> I'm trying to find a solution for this bug who appears 2 months ago :
> dovecot: imap(%USER%): Error: read(<binary stream of mailbox INBOX UID (%d)>) failed: Broken pipe (FETCH BINARY[2] for mailbox INBOX UID (%d)

That looks a bit goofy … read() should never produce EPIPE, AFAIK?


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