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rush_pl 08-02-2004 01:58 PM

Slackware imap server
What is the imap server that Slackware comes with? Does anybody know? I am unable to locate this information. Also where is the configuration file for the server?


david_ross 08-02-2004 02:36 PM

It is UW IMAP by default but I tend to prefer courier-imap.

rush_pl 08-02-2004 02:45 PM

Default IMAP server that comes with Slack is UW? Where is the config file of it? The reason Iím asking is because I have been using it for a year now and I never had a problem with it till now. It appears that there is a problem when retrieving e-mails with large attachments (Over 200mb). Logs indicate the error is with IMAP (I donít remember the error off the top of my head).

david_ross 08-02-2004 03:02 PM

Take a look at the FAQs here:

Without knowing what the error was I wouldn't even want to guess what is wrong.

rush_pl 08-02-2004 09:20 PM

Log shows.

Jul 29 11:41:52 mail imapd[8246]: Fatal error user=username
[] mbx=???: Out of memory
Jul 29 11:41:53 mail imapd[8246]: IMAP toolkit crash: Out of memory

Not sure why this happens. I know this started with a big attachemtn.

rush_pl 08-02-2004 09:52 PM

It appears that IMAP is trying to put the whole message into memory. Message is bigger then available RAM + SWAP and it kicks the message. This kicks because I donít have enough space to make the SWAP bigger.

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