[Dovecot] Dovecot 1.1.1 + zlib plugin + mbox crash

Chris Wakelin c.d.wakelin at reading.ac.uk
Thu Jul 24 03:02:29 EEST 2008

Timo Sirainen wrote:
>> make clean shouldn't ever be necessary, since automake does dependency
>> tracking..

I thought so too, but it was fine on SuSE when I did a "make clean".

Anyway, it didn't make any difference on Solaris 8 :(

>> I can try this in Solaris 10, but I don't really see why the
>> OS/architecture should matter.
> Oh, unless there are some bugs in your zlib version, such as related to
> seeking..

Could be, I imagine it's as prehistoric as the bzlib :)

I'll look for patches on SunSolve tomorrow. Unfortunately, I'm stuck 
with Solaris 8 for the production server (it's a nice old machine given 
an extra 3+ years of life by the performance gains of Dovecot over UW-IMAP).

Best Wishes,

Christopher Wakelin,                           c.d.wakelin at reading.ac.uk
IT Services Centre, The University of Reading,  Tel: +44 (0)118 378 8439
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