[Dovecot] Still crashing with test-80
matt at atopia.net
Thu Aug 18 22:14:06 EEST 2005
Sorry, I'm tired as anything. I don't know why I keep doing my gdb's
wrong. I'm usually NO WHERE near this bad. I'll fix it and get back to
On Thu, 18 Aug 2005, Timo Sirainen wrote:
> On 18.8.2005, at 20:23, Matt Juszczak wrote:
>> pid 91923 (pop3), uid 25039: exited on signal 6
> What about the error message why it dies? Dovecot writes to logs the reason
> why it kills itself when it dies with signal 6.
> Debugging these require that you get a core dump to the user's home directory
> (Dovecot logs show what user's process crashed). Setting
> mail_drop_priv_before_exec = yes in config file hopefully does that. Then
> you'll need to get a backtrace from it against pop3 binary.
>> pid 653 (dovecot-auth), uid 0: exited on signal 6 (core dumped)
> Also dovecot-auth writes the reason why it crashes to log file.
>> orion# gdb /usr/local/libexec/dovecot/imap dovecot-auth.core
> Sorry, wrong again :) dovecot-auth binary against dovecot-auth.core file.
> pop3 binary against core files created by pop3.
> Also your previous backtrace for dovecot-auth was somewhat broken too..
> Probably because the binaries were stripped. Did you use some binary package
> or compile by hand? Those backtraces would be a lot better if the debugging
> info wasn't stripped away..
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