[Dovecot] Odd Error: Expecting '='

Patrick Rutkowski rutski89 at gmail.com
Wed Dec 20 00:37:21 UTC 2006

Hi all,

I'm working on setting up dovecot on a test system. When I try to  
start dovecot I get this error:

Fatal: Error in configuration file /etc/dovecot/dovecot.conf line  
504: Expecting '='

Line 504 in my config is this:

auth default  {
     passdb sql {
         args = /usr/local/etc/dovecot-sql.conf
     userdb sql {
         args = /usr/local/etc/dovecot-sql.conf

I don't see how that can be wrong because the dovecot docs mention  
exactly such a structure and I used the same syntax: http:// 

Any clues would be much appreciated,

P.S. My entire config can be found here: http://www.rutski89.com: 

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