[Dovecot] Mailbox isn't a valid mbox file
chandler.lists at chapman.edu
Wed Apr 4 20:19:24 EEST 2007
Timo Sirainen wrote:
> On 28.3.2007, at 23.45, Jay Chandler wrote:
>> Keep getting this error within Squirrelmail (and other clients) on
>> one particular user's mailbox file:
>> ERROR: Could not complete request.
>> Query: SELECT "INBOX.Backup"
>> Reason Given: Mailbox isn't a valid mbox file
>> I've snipped the first and last message off of it, still no love.
>> mailserver# cat FILE | od -c | less
>> 0000000 F r o m p r o m o t i o n s @
>> 0000020 e m e s s a g e . c i s c o . c
>> So apparently there isn't a control character in the first message
>> that'd be causing this either.
> Show me the whole From line? The timestamp is probably in a format
> that Dovecot doesn't recognize.
First From line:
From promotions at emessage.cisco.com Wed Nov 10 11:55:54 2004
Last From line:
From peoplecom at patioshopsantacruz.com Mon Mar 5 12:23:52 2007
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