A couple of days ago I applied via etc-update a new init script and conf
file for dovecot. Now I cannot get local LAN mail from it. I was
previously able to. My current dovecot version info is:
carter ~ # emerge -pv dovecot
These are the packages that would be merged, in order:
Calculating dependencies... done!
[ebuild R ] net-mail/dovecot-2.0.11 USE="berkdb bzip2 doc ipv6 ldap
maildir mysql pam ssl zlib -caps -cydir -kerberos -managesieve -mbox
-mdbox -postgres -sdbox -sieve -sqlite -suid -vpopmail" 0 kB
Total: 1 package (1 reinstall), Size of downloads: 0 kB
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The /etc/dovecot/dovecot.conf file is as such:
carter ~ # cat /etc/dovecot/dovecot.conf
## Dovecot configuration file
# If you're in a hurry, see http://wiki.dovecot.org/QuickConfiguration
# "doveconf -n" command gives a clean output of the changed settings. Use it
# instead of copy&pasting files when posting to the Dovecot mailing list.
# '#' character and everything after it is treated as comments. Extra spaces
# and tabs are ignored. If you want to use either of these explicitly,
# value inside quotes, eg.: key = "# char and trailing whitespace "
# Default values are shown for each setting, it's not required to uncomment
# those. These are exceptions to this though: No sections (e.g.
# or plugin settings are added by default, they're listed only as examples.
# Paths are also just examples with the real defaults being based on
# options. The paths listed here are for configure --prefix=/usr
# --sysconfdir=/etc --localstatedir=/var
# Protocols we want to be serving.
protocols = imap pop3 lmtp
# A comma separated list of IPs or hosts where to listen in for
# "*" listens in all IPv4 interfaces, "::" listens in all IPv6 interfaces.
# If you want to specify non-default ports or anything more complex,
# edit conf.d/master.conf.
#listen = *, ::
# Base directory where to store runtime data.
base_dir = /var/run/dovecot/
# Greeting message for clients.
login_greeting = Dovecot ready.
# Space separated list of trusted network ranges. Connections from these
# IPs are allowed to override their IP addresses and ports (for logging and
# for authentication checks). disable_plaintext_auth is also ignored for
# these networks. Typically you'd specify your IMAP proxy servers here.
login_trusted_networks = 192.168.2.2 192.168.2.3 192.168.2.4
# Sepace separated list of login access check sockets (e.g. tcpwrap)
# Show more verbose process titles (in ps). Currently shows user name and
# IP address. Useful for seeing who are actually using the IMAP processes
# (eg. shared mailboxes or if same uid is used for multiple accounts).
#verbose_proctitle = no
# Should all processes be killed when Dovecot master process shuts down.
# Setting this to "no" means that Dovecot can be upgraded without
# forcing existing client connections to close (although that could also be
# a problem if the upgrade is e.g. because of a security fix).
#shutdown_clients = yes
# If non-zero, run mail commands via this many connections to doveadm
# instead of running them directly in the same process.
#doveadm_worker_count = 0
# UNIX socket or host
ort used for connecting to doveadm server
#doveadm_socket_path = doveadm-server
# Space separated list of environment variables that are preserved on
# startup and passed down to all of its child processes. You can also give
# key=value pairs to always set specific settings.
#import_environment = TZ
## Dictionary server settings
# Dictionary can be used to store key=value lists. This is used by several
# plugins. The dictionary can be accessed either directly or though a
# dictionary server. The following dict block maps dictionary names to URIs
# when the server is used. These can then be referenced using URIs in format
#quota = mysql:/etc/dovecot/dovecot-dict-sql.conf.ext
#expire = sqlite:/etc/dovecot/dovecot-dict-sql.conf.ext
# Most of the actual configuration gets included below. The filenames are
# first sorted by their ASCII value and parsed in that order. The
# in filenames are intended to make it easier to understand the ordering.
# A config file can also tried to be included without giving an error if
# it's not found:
The dovecot server is on 192.168.2.2, and I am trying to connect from
192.168.2.3. Please help!