locking attempts fails in FreeBSD (jail)

Wojciech Puchar wojtek at wojtek.tensor.gdynia.pl
Fri May 29 14:12:14 UTC 2009

>> it's completely strange for me too, as you said that
>> directories are writable.
> the lock-errors from dovecot-deliver I ve solved my lock_method=dotlock (or flock).

anyway it should work :(

> * The lock-issue is ONLY in jails!

i do use jails, i do use dovecot for IMAP/POP and everything works. anyway 
i don't use dovecot-deliver.

> So, what does that mean?
> What is limiting the locking in jails, howto avoid?

no idea. as far as we are in jail it should work the same at least in 

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