Problem w/ 2.2.4 and unixhierarchysep: yes

Rob Siemborski rjs3 at
Mon May 24 19:57:24 EDT 2004

On Mon, 24 May 2004, AJ wrote:

> I just tried this patch, and everything compile fine.
> I wiped out my installation and mailbox partitions and started from
> scratch with this new version.  I ran into another problem right away.
> When trying to do various cyradm operations, set ACL's and Deleting 
> mailboxes, cyradm will just hang.  No errors, but it looks
> like imapd just hangs, and the load on my box skyrockets until I stop and 
> restart master.  Simon, did you try to install this version fresh?
> Using RH 7.3 here.

What does strace on the affected imapd process reveal?  It sounds like 
some lock is being held too long that shouldn't be. (Do you have old 
imapd's lying around?)


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