[Dovecot] $MAIL environment variable to override mail_location works in v1.2.16 but not in v2.0.7 for /usr/libexec/dovecot/imap

Timo Sirainen tss at iki.fi
Thu Nov 11 20:53:56 EET 2010

On 11.11.2010, at 18.50, Giam Teck Choon wrote:

> However, same trick can't be used for dovecot v2.0.7.  First error is /etc/dovecot/dovecot.conf must be exists so I just simply touch /etc/dovecot/dovecot.conf with empty content to bypass that error.

-O parameter avoids that.

>  I noticed v2.0.7 is not using $MAIL environment variable to override mail_location?

-o mail_location=blah

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