[Dovecot] auth: Error: LDAP: Connection lost to LDAP server, reconnecting

Angel L. Mateo amateo at um.es
Tue Aug 30 09:38:49 EEST 2011

El 30/08/11 05:13, Timo Sirainen escribió:
> On Mon, 2011-08-29 at 11:44 +0200, Angel L. Mateo wrote:
>>>> 	Is there any way to configure ldap connection with a keepalive, so I
>>>> don't need a reconnection?
>>> Nope. But you could configure your LDAP server to idle-disconnect after
>>> some amount of time.
>> 	I know it, but configuring LDAP server does not resolve the problem,
>> because the error (in fact it's just an informational message) still
>> appears.
> Why? If LDAP server idle-disconnects after 61 seconds and before NAT
> timeout then Dovecot doesn't log anything about it.
	I have tried this. My LDAP server closed the connection, but dovecot 
logged the message. I guess that, for dovecot, is the same situation: it 
has to auth a user, but it hasn't got any active connection to the ldap 

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