[Dovecot] Config review (2.0.5)

Timo Sirainen tss at iki.fi
Wed Nov 3 12:44:34 EET 2010

On 3.11.2010, at 10.34, Ralf Hildebrandt wrote:

>> ln -s /var/run/dovecot /usr/local/var/run/dovecot
> ln -s /usr/dovecot-2/var/run/dovecot /var/run/dovecot

That symlink probably gets deleted at system bootup.

> (since /var/run/dovecot didn't exist here, I have everything below --prefix=/usr/dovecot-2)

If you haven't changed base_dir, then the symlink isn't necessary. In the example above I was assuming base_dir had been changed to /var/run/dovecot from the built-in /usr/local/var/run/dovecot.

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