[Dovecot] upgrading RHEL4 to RHEL5 - dovecot 0.99 to 1.0rc15

Götz Reinicke goetz.reinicke at filmakademie.de
Wed Apr 25 17:11:29 EEST 2007


now that a lot off software is updated e.g. RedHat EL and dovecot got
finaly final :-) we plan to upgrade our mailserver from RHEL4 dovecot
0.99 to RHEL5 with dovecot 1.0rc15 - the rpms provided by Red Hat.

I've read the upgrading Dovecot manual from here
http://wiki.dovecot.org/UpgradingDovecot, but yust to get things right
I'd like to ask some questions:

Simply spoken, we use the basic default dovecot-config, mbox format and

So will there be any big trouble to just use the most default settings
of the 1.0 config file? Or which options are compleatly different?

Dose there exist a migration how to beside the dovecot upgrade from the

Thanks for hints and tips!

Best regards

Götz Reinicke
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