[Dovecot] Unknown setting: service

Patrick Domack patrickdk at patrickdk.com
Fri Aug 12 00:23:38 EEST 2011

Ya, would have to be one of the namespace }'s is missing, as they are  
right before mail_uid/gid

Quoting Remy Zandwijk <remy at luckyhands.nl>:

> On 11.08.2011 16:06 , Patrick Westenberg wrote:
>> Hi guys,
>> I setup a new box with Debian Squeeze 64bit and installed dovecot from
>> the sources. However, I can't start dovecot or even use doveconf:
>> root at imap01:~# doveconf -n
>> # 2.0.13: /usr/local/etc/dovecot/dovecot.conf
>> doveconf: Fatal: Error in configuration file  
>> /usr/local/etc/dovecot/conf.d/10-mail.conf line 111: Unknown  
>> setting: mail_uid
>> Why is mail_uid and mail_gid an unknown setting?
>> On my other box the configuration is identical (but Dovecot is
>> upgraded from early 2.0.x versions to the current one)
> You probably forgot to set an } somewhere. Can you show us the  
> 10-mail.conf file?
> -Remy

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