IMAPD Reporting Errors About Connections to Other Backend Servers (Doc ID 1251054.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 14, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Communications Messaging Server - Version 4.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The imaplog file contains errors like:

[22/Oct/2010:07:15:04 -0700] <hostname> imapd[<pid>]: General Error: connect_to_server <other-hostname>:143: connect failed: Connect to host timed out
[22/Oct/2010:07:15:04 -0700] <hostname> imapd[<pid>]: General Error: connect_to_server <yet-another-hostname>:143: connect failed: Connection refused

Changes

The other backend servers listed in the error messages are out of service, perhaps temporarily.

Cause

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