[Dovecot] Dovecot 1.2/2.0 coexistence guide?

Ralf Hildebrandt Ralf.Hildebrandt at charite.de
Thu Dec 9 21:10:42 EET 2010

* Tom Talpey <tmtalpey at gmail.com>:

> I ended up not trying to deploy both 1.2 and 2.0 dovecot servers on the
> same machine. Even after mangling the various configure options to let
> the bin, sbin, lib and libexec directories coexist, the /var and /etc
> dirs were still an issue, and in the end I didn't want to have all my
> path settings tweaked, then have to un-tweak them to actually migrate.

Very odd. I simply used

./configure --prefix=/usr/dovecot-2

and that was it.

Of course I had to change some paths in the config, but that was all.
Ralf Hildebrandt
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