[Dovecot] Connection refused with auth-master after upgrading to Dovecot 1.0 rc 28

Timo Sirainen tss at iki.fi
Fri Apr 6 10:42:53 EEST 2007

On 3.4.2007, at 17.38, Jason Warner wrote:

>> > Fedora pushed out an update to Dovecot 1.0 rc 28 today. After
>> > upgrading, mail isn't delivered to local recipients. My log file is
>> > full of error messages similar to the following:
>> >
>> > Apr  2 12:56:32 mail deliver(user at domain.com):
>> > net_connect(/var/run/dovecot/auth-master) failed: Connection  
>> refused
>> Delete this file. Restart Dovecot. Does it get recreated?
> When I delete the file and restart Dovecot it is recreated.

Does this then happen every time when running deliver? Does netstat  
show that dovecot-auth is listening in that path?

Connection refused means either that no-one is listening on the other  
side, or that its listen queue got full.
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