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I a total noob concerned to Mail Server configuration and since today my Mailsystem does not work well anymore and I am searching any kind of help to fix it.


Ubuntu Linux 10.04.3

Postfix Mail Server

Dovecot IMAP / POP3 Server

I am also using webmin.


postfix/postqueue[28362]: fatal: usage: postqueue -f | postqueue -i queueid | postqueue -p | postqueue -s site
dovecot: imap-login: Can't connect to auth server at default: Permission denied
last message repeated 582 times

the last message repeated error appears very often. All the lines above are taken from:


What could I do to get this fixed? Where should I start searching?


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This is the part you should probably be focusing on:

imap-login: Can't connect to auth server at default: Permission denied
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thank you! Somehow I could solve that problem, looking for that. But what does the »last message repeated 582 times« stand for? Is it a serious error? – philipp Apr 24 '13 at 8:08
It means it kept trying to connect, kept failing, and logged that error message 582 times. – Michael McNally Apr 25 '13 at 3:15

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