[Dovecot] Config review (2.0.5)

Timo Sirainen tss at iki.fi
Wed Nov 3 12:34:03 EET 2010

On 3.11.2010, at 10.32, Ralf Hildebrandt wrote:

>> Forgot to mention: This requires that base_dir hasn't been changed from the built-in default. But that can also be worked around with symlinks, e.g.:
>> ln -s /var/run/dovecot /usr/local/var/run/dovecot
> Well, dovecot itself seems to be working. Would it log problems
> accessing base_dir?

No. If it can't read the config socket (which it can't by default), it silently fallbacks to executing doveconf.

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